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Hollywood Docket: 'The Osbournes' Reboot Battle; Gawker Sues FBI Over Sex Tape
Hollywood Docket: 'The Osbournes' Reboot Battle; Gawker Sues FBI Over Sex Tape
A roundup of the week's entertainment law news, including Led Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven" plagiarism dispute.
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.
Japanese Superhero Caught in Film, YouTube Rights Dispute
Japanese Superhero Caught in Film, YouTube Rights Dispute
Two Japanese companies duel over who owns Ultraman outside his country of origin.
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.
Controversial 'Innocence of Muslims' Ruling Reversed By Appeals Court
Controversial 'Innocence of Muslims' Ruling Reversed By Appeals Court
The 9th Circuit now rules against an actress who attempted to get YouTube to remove the film.
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.