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'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter' Author Sued Over "Appropriated" Novel
'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter' Author Sued Over "Appropriated" Novel
Hatchette Book Group claims Seth Grahame-Smith's submitted novel is nothing more than an appropriation of a 120-year-old public-domain story.
Comcast Beats Spanish-Language Broadcaster's Discrimination Complaint
Comcast Beats Spanish-Language Broadcaster's Discrimination Complaint
The FCC says that Liberman Broadcasting, owner of Estrella TV, isn't a “video programming vendor” and thus can't make its case.
Philippe Dauman Settlement to Get Judge's Approval
Philippe Dauman Settlement to Get Judge's Approval
Redstone's attorney tells the judge he's convinced the 93-year-old mogul to meet with his granddaughter.
Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood Beat Lawsuit Claiming They Stole Song
Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood Beat Lawsuit Claiming They Stole Song
After more than three years in court, the songwriters, artists and publishers behind "Remind Me" finally defeat a copyright infringment claim.
Feds Must Respond to Lawsuit Claiming IRS "Peeping Toms" Raided Health Records
Feds Must Respond to Lawsuit Claiming IRS "Peeping Toms" Raided Health Records
The plaintiff in the case alleges that tax agents have intimate information on "leading and politically controversial members of the Screen Actors Guild and the Directors Guild."
Amber Heard-Johnny Depp Drama Continues With Disagreement Over Donation to Charity
Amber Heard-Johnny Depp Drama Continues With Disagreement Over Donation to Charity
Heard says her ex is trying to cut his financial liability in half by cashing in on tax deductions.
Hollywood Docket: Chris Brown's Assault Lawsuit; "COPS" Film Backed by Lawyer
Hollywood Docket: Chris Brown's Assault Lawsuit; "COPS" Film Backed by Lawyer
A roundup of entertainment law news, including Rolling Stone's bid to deem UVA dean Nicole Eramo a public figure.
ESPN Can't Get Out of NFL Player's Privacy Lawsuit Over Reporter's Tweet
ESPN Can't Get Out of NFL Player's Privacy Lawsuit Over Reporter's Tweet
The sports network fails in persuading the judge that it is entitled under the First Amendment to include visual evidence corroborating reports even in bad taste.
Viacom Top Lawyer's Fate Highly Uncertain After Months of Corporate Infighting
Viacom Top Lawyer's Fate Highly Uncertain After Months of Corporate Infighting
One of the industry's most influential lawyers had his loyalties tested in the bitter struggle between Philippe Dauman and Shari and Sumner Redstone.
Hans Zimmer Scores Win in '12 Years a Slave' Copyright Lawsuit
Hans Zimmer Scores Win in '12 Years a Slave' Copyright Lawsuit
The legendary composer was accused of copying commercial library music for 'Solomon.'
Regal Settles Monopoly Suit Led by Mark Cuban's Landmark Theatres
Regal Settles Monopoly Suit Led by Mark Cuban's Landmark Theatres
According to the plaintiff, the theatrical giant has agreed to back down from clearances in the nation's capital.
Glenn Beck Defies Judge's Order to Reveal Boston Marathon Bombing Sources
Glenn Beck Defies Judge's Order to Reveal Boston Marathon Bombing Sources
The conservative commentator insists that divulging names could put these individuals in jeopardy, but he could be facing severe penalties as a result.