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Former 'X Factor' Contestant Sues Claiming Audition Was "Altered"
Former 'X Factor' Contestant Sues Claiming Audition Was "Altered"
Sally Hessnice says the producers of the Simon Cowell singing competition distorted her voice and manipulated footage of her audience.
Conan Doyle Estate Sues Miramax Over 'Mr. Holmes'
Conan Doyle Estate Sues Miramax Over 'Mr. Holmes'
A film about Sherlock Holmes' later life allegedly infringes works about the detective still in copyright.
'Grand Theft Auto' Maker Sues Over BBC Film
'Grand Theft Auto' Maker Sues Over BBC Film
What's good enough for Lindsay Lohan is good enough for Take-Two.
Nina Simone's Heirs Allege Sony Music Operates a Piracy Ring
Nina Simone's Heirs Allege Sony Music Operates a Piracy Ring
Eighty albums of recorded Nina Simone performances are said in new court papers to have been put on iTunes and other digital venues without authorization.
UTA Fires Back at CAA Defections Lawsuit: "A Flailing and Desperate Attempt to Save Face" (Exclusive)
UTA Fires Back at CAA Defections Lawsuit: "A Flailing and Desperate Attempt to Save Face" (Exclusive)
"Despite what CAA would like to believe, its front doors are not a one-way turnstile," reads the response to the lawsuit.
Anne Hathaway Lizard Film Under 'Godzilla' Attack in New Lawsuit (Exclusive)
Anne Hathaway Lizard Film Under 'Godzilla' Attack in New Lawsuit (Exclusive)
The Japanese rightsholders Toho want to stomp out the monster film 'Colossal' from Voltage Pictures.
Fight Over Sony Music's Streaming Income May Be Headed to Appeals Court
Fight Over Sony Music's Streaming Income May Be Headed to Appeals Court
19 Recordings is challenging a judge's recent decision to dismiss a claim that Sony breaches it duties by treating streamed music a certain way.
Judge Wants to Know If 'Happy Birthday' Copyright Was Abandoned
Judge Wants to Know If 'Happy Birthday' Copyright Was Abandoned
An order today might give Warner/Chappell reason to be optimistic in defending the validity of its copyright to the English language's most popular song.
Weinstein Co. Hit With $130 Million Fraud Lawsuit Over Bankrupt Company (Exclusive)
Weinstein Co. Hit With $130 Million Fraud Lawsuit Over Bankrupt Company (Exclusive)
A Chapter 7 trustee aims to recover a gigantic sum while Weinstein responds by saying that it already has lost tens of millions on Genius Products.
Game Show Network Tests FCC's Definition of Fair Competition
Game Show Network Tests FCC's Definition of Fair Competition
Cablevision is defending a decision to relegate GSN from a wide tier of "female-oriented" channels to a premium tier of "male-oriented" ones.
Sports Broadcasting Revolution Potentially Gets Closer With Class Certification in Big Lawsuit
Sports Broadcasting Revolution Potentially Gets Closer With Class Certification in Big Lawsuit
A judge will let baseball and hockey fans take on the professional leagues, plus Comcast and DirecTV, in an effort to overhaul territorial restrictions on telecasts.
'Birdman' Financier Worldview: Anatomy of a Cannes Implosion
'Birdman' Financier Worldview: Anatomy of a Cannes Implosion
Christopher Woodrow, CEO of film-financing player Worldview, made a splash last year as an amfAR sponsor with Oscar contender 'Birdman' on the way. Then came charges of embezzlement, an email where he falsely said a colleague had died — and litigation. Lots of it.