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HBO Pleads With Judge Not to Let a Jury Hear About Time Warner Billions
HBO Pleads With Judge Not to Let a Jury Hear About Time Warner Billions
A judge indicates that what HBO's parent company made in revenue last year could be relevant in a calculation of punitive damages.
HBO, Showtime Would Be Underdogs in a Legal Battle With Twitter (Analysis)
HBO, Showtime Would Be Underdogs in a Legal Battle With Twitter (Analysis)
Many watched the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight on Twitter's live-streaming app, but punishing this type of piracy will be very difficult.
Will High-Priced Art Ever Be Auctioned Again in California?
Will High-Priced Art Ever Be Auctioned Again in California?
An appeals court has ruled that a portion of the California Resale Royalties Act is unconstitutional. What's the impact of removing six words from the law?
'Midnight Rider' Producer Claims Insurance Company "Sabotaged" Film
'Midnight Rider' Producer Claims Insurance Company "Sabotaged" Film
Film Allman asserts it was pushed into a settlement with Sarah Jones' family, says that Randall Miller's guilty plea doesn't mean he's guilty, and describes how it attempted to revive the rock & roll film.
Hollywood Docket: Oscar Nominee Claims Copyright Infringement, MGM Hit With Intern Lawsuit
Hollywood Docket: Oscar Nominee Claims Copyright Infringement, MGM Hit With Intern Lawsuit
Plus Showtime's fight against piracy of its Mayweather-Pacquiao match and a photographer's claim over photos of N.W.A.
Universal Settles Home Video Royalties Lawsuit for $26 Million
Universal Settles Home Video Royalties Lawsuit for $26 Million
The studio is the first to settle the dispute numerous other studios face from similar lawsuits.
Bruce Jenner Sued for Wrongful Death in Highway Collision
Bruce Jenner Sued for Wrongful Death in Highway Collision
The stepchildren of a woman who was killed in a car crash caused by Jenner have filed a lawsuit for wrongful death.
Grooveshark to Shut Down
Grooveshark to Shut Down
The music streaming service agrees to settle with the major labels and is "wiping its servers of all the record companies’ music, and surrendering ownership of its website, mobile apps and intellectual property."
Planet Hollywood Founder Becomes Latest Target in Hunt for Ken Starr Money
Planet Hollywood Founder Becomes Latest Target in Hunt for Ken Starr Money
A Chapter 7 trustee is also going after Harvey Weinstein, Lorne Michaels and others who are said to owe to a convicted ponzi schemer.
Eva Longoria’s "Philanthropreneurs" Sued by Former Business Partners
Eva Longoria’s "Philanthropreneurs" Sued by Former Business Partners
In the wake of a Hollywood Reporter investigation, an L.A. firm alleges fraud, breach of contract and negligent misrepresentation in scuttled Harry Winston deal.
Universal's Donna Langley: 'Fifty Shades' Sequel Will Be "More of a Thriller"
Universal's Donna Langley: 'Fifty Shades' Sequel Will Be "More of a Thriller"
"Failure is a great learning tool," the studio's chairman said at THR's annual Power Lawyers breakfast of the road to her recent box-office successes.
How a Film About Sudanese Genocide Could Impact Filmmakers and Journalists
How a Film About Sudanese Genocide Could Impact Filmmakers and Journalists
'The Good Lie' producers are facing a lawsuit from refugees who shared traumatic personal stories and expected compensation.