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Bill Cosby Accusers Request Pause on Defamation Lawsuit
Bill Cosby Accusers Request Pause on Defamation Lawsuit
The entertainer is allegedly misuing his role as defendant in a civil lawsuit to benefit his defense in a criminal matter.
A&E Networks Accused in $33 Million Lawsuit of Pushing Out 'Killer Kids' Producer
A&E Networks Accused in $33 Million Lawsuit of Pushing Out 'Killer Kids' Producer
To secure rights to the show, the defendant allegedly misrepresented the contract and threw up roadblocks over credits.
Jay Z, Timbaland Attorneys Call Out Racial Insensitivity in "Big Pimpin'" Copyright Appeal
Jay Z, Timbaland Attorneys Call Out Racial Insensitivity in "Big Pimpin'" Copyright Appeal
The duo won a decade-long copyright battle last fall, but the war isn't over — and it's getting ugly.
Warner Bros. Makes Another Move to Disarm 'War Dogs' Lawsuit
Warner Bros. Makes Another Move to Disarm 'War Dogs' Lawsuit
"Further amendment would be futile," the studio argues.
Duran Duran Loses Case, Brought in Britain, Over American Copyrights
Duran Duran Loses Case, Brought in Britain, Over American Copyrights
Judge Richard Arnold found, "not without hesitation," that "any termination notices filed by the band were voided by these provisions in their contract."
Hollywood Docket: Radar Online Beats Suit from 'American Idol' Alum on Appeal
Hollywood Docket: Radar Online Beats Suit from 'American Idol' Alum on Appeal
Plus, Viacom beats a lawsuit over 'Love & Hip Hop' and sanctions are threatened in a suit over Bob Marley hits.
John Steinbeck's Son Breached Contract in Talks Over Spielberg 'Grapes of Wrath' Adaptation
John Steinbeck's Son Breached Contract in Talks Over Spielberg 'Grapes of Wrath' Adaptation
In a summary judgment ruling last month, a judge also found that Thom and Gail Steinbeck had slandered the title to several more of the famous author's works.
'Power Rangers' Co-Creator Sues WonderFish Partner for Fraud
'Power Rangers' Co-Creator Sues WonderFish Partner for Fraud
The suit calls Michael Pellegrino "a silver tongued Svengali."
Gawker Agrees to Supplement Story About DailyMail.com in Settlement With Mail Online
Gawker Agrees to Supplement Story About DailyMail.com in Settlement With Mail Online
The deal will resolve a $1 million libel lawsuit brought over a story that accused the U.K. publication of trafficking in the theft of copyrighted material.
Jury Finds 'Jersey Boys' Creators Liable for Copyright Infringment
Jury Finds 'Jersey Boys' Creators Liable for Copyright Infringment
The amount of damages, if any, to be awarded has not yet been determined.
'Robocop' Studio Claims Security Firm Is Free-Riding on Its Films
'Robocop' Studio Claims Security Firm Is Free-Riding on Its Films
Orion Pictures is using trademark as a weapon against Robocopp LLC.
SiriusXM Could Pay Up to $99M as Part of Flo & Eddie Settlement
SiriusXM Could Pay Up to $99M as Part of Flo & Eddie Settlement
The total amount includes future royalties for a 10-year license.