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Relativity Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
Relativity Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
The studio is now up for sale.
MPAA Testing the Limits of Pirate Site Blocking in MovieTube Lawsuit
MPAA Testing the Limits of Pirate Site Blocking in MovieTube Lawsuit
On Wednesday, studio giants argued for an interpretation of copyright law that runs counter to legal advice the MPAA received.
'Wolf of Wall Street' Backer Says It Has Been Hacked, Surveilled and Harassed
'Wolf of Wall Street' Backer Says It Has Been Hacked, Surveilled and Harassed
Red Granite Pictures say they are playing a "cat-and-mouse game" with individuals stalking employees and outside advisors.
James Woods Sues Twitter User for $10 Million Over "Cocaine Addict" Accusation
James Woods Sues Twitter User for $10 Million Over "Cocaine Addict" Accusation
The actor filed a defamation lawsuit against an individual who replied to Woods' tweets about Barack Obama and Caitlyn Jenner.
Hulk Hogan Blames Gawker for N-Word Leak, Calls for Investigation
Hulk Hogan Blames Gawker for N-Word Leak, Calls for Investigation
Gawker "had very few options remaining to save their way of life," asserts Hogan in an emergency motion to conduct an investigation.
Avi Lerner Goes to War With Union Over "No Residuals" Promise
Avi Lerner Goes to War With Union Over "No Residuals" Promise
A new lawsuit comes after Nu Image almost went to trial earlier this year, bringing several other big name indie producers in tow.
Terrence Howard Sued for Assault, Defamation by Ex-Wife
Terrence Howard Sued for Assault, Defamation by Ex-Wife
The complaint filed Tuesday states the 'Empire' lead punched, kicked and strangled her.
Hollywood Law Hires: Latham & Watkins' Entertainment Group Grows With Rival Litigator
Hollywood Law Hires: Latham & Watkins' Entertainment Group Grows With Rival Litigator
Plus a dealmaker returning to Greenberg Glusker and a labor attorney joining Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp.
"Happy Birthday" Lawsuit: "Smoking Gun" Emerges in Bid to Free World's Most Popular Song
"Happy Birthday" Lawsuit: "Smoking Gun" Emerges in Bid to Free World's Most Popular Song
Attorneys for suing filmmakers uncover a blurry version of an 88-year-old book in the files of Warner/Chappell. That leads to another serendipitous discovery.
Conan O'Brien Targeted in Lawsuit Claiming He Lifted Jokes from Twitter
Conan O'Brien Targeted in Lawsuit Claiming He Lifted Jokes from Twitter
Robert Kaseberg says his jokes about Tom Brady, Caitlyn Jenner, airlines and the Washington Monument made it into the late night host's monologue.
MPAA Targets MovieTube Websites in New Piracy Lawsuit
MPAA Targets MovieTube Websites in New Piracy Lawsuit
Legal action calls for ad service providers, social media services and others to stop facilitating websites streaming movies still in theaters.
Relativity's Ryan Kavanaugh, Film Financier Duke It Out In New Lawsuits
Relativity's Ryan Kavanaugh, Film Financier Duke It Out In New Lawsuits
RKA Film Financing calls the Relativity CEO a "con man" in its second lawsuit against him; Relativity claims the backer is trying to disrupt talks with new investors.