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Hollywood Docket: Errol Morris; Steven Tyler Lawyer; National Enquirer's Cosby Deal
Hollywood Docket: Errol Morris; Steven Tyler Lawyer; National Enquirer's Cosby Deal
A roundup of entertainment news including a new lawsuit against an NBC affiliate for showing a boy's private part on air.
Live Nation Gets Appellate Victory in Antitrust Dispute
Live Nation Gets Appellate Victory in Antitrust Dispute
"Big is not necessarily bad," writes the 4th Circuit in a case that examined whether the concert giant coerced performing artists.
Kesha's Mom, Manager Win Dismissal of Dr. Luke Claims
Kesha's Mom, Manager Win Dismissal of Dr. Luke Claims
A New York judge won't let the music producer pursue Pebe Sebert and Jack Rovner for allegedly getting Kesha to repudiate her recording deals with allegations of abuse.
Fox Gets to Keep 'Empire' Series Title After Beating Hip-Hop Record Label in Court
Fox Gets to Keep 'Empire' Series Title After Beating Hip-Hop Record Label in Court
Judge rules that "Empire" has artistic relevance and isn't explicitly misleading.
Jay Z Dodges a Revival of ‘Big Pimpin’ Copyright Fight
Jay Z Dodges a Revival of ‘Big Pimpin’ Copyright Fight
Following up on a trial, a judge dismisses a lawsuit from an Egyptian composer's heir.
Lee Daniels Says Madonna Declaration Doesn't Save Sean Penn Lawsuit
Lee Daniels Says Madonna Declaration Doesn't Save Sean Penn Lawsuit
The 'Empire' co-creator says there was no actual malice, citing past reports of abuse including a "lurid account" of Sean Penn's "domestic terror."
Relativity Judge Not Ready to Approve Bankruptcy Exit
Relativity Judge Not Ready to Approve Bankruptcy Exit
"I'm not willing to confirm a plan based on possibility of something being done," said the judge. "I need it to be done."
Courtney Love's "Twibel" Win Upheld by Appeals Court
Courtney Love's "Twibel" Win Upheld by Appeals Court
The singer was sued by her ex-attorney over a tweet.
Relativity Squares Off With Netflix Over Feasibility of Bankruptcy Exit
Relativity Squares Off With Netflix Over Feasibility of Bankruptcy Exit
Kevin Spacey makes cameo at reorganization plan confirmation hearing.
Warner Bros. Horror Pic 'The Conjuring' Sees True Shocker in Producer's All-Out Rights War
Warner Bros. Horror Pic 'The Conjuring' Sees True Shocker in Producer's All-Out Rights War
After feeling ripped off, Tony DeRosa-Grund stalked the studio in court. At this point, the result is a nightmare.
Viacom Sues Owner of "Krusty Krab" Restaurant for Violating 'SpongeBob' Rights
Viacom Sues Owner of "Krusty Krab" Restaurant for Violating 'SpongeBob' Rights
The next Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.?
TV Industry Group Hints Google Has Inside Access at the FCC
TV Industry Group Hints Google Has Inside Access at the FCC
A coalition formed by the MPAA and telecoms speaks of "Top Secret meetings" and "hoodwinked" viewers.