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Hollywood Studios Sued for Recycling Film Soundtracks Too Much
Hollywood Studios Sued for Recycling Film Soundtracks Too Much
A new lawsuit from the American Federation of Musicians counts dozens of examples, from 'Bridesmaids' to 'Argo,' where music wasn't totally original.
John Malkovich Wants '60 Minutes' Docs to Bolster Defamation Case Against French Paper
John Malkovich Wants '60 Minutes' Docs to Bolster Defamation Case Against French Paper
The actor says Le Monde has defamed him by connecting him to a tax-evasion scheme.
Fox News Gets Support From CNN, NBC and CBS in Lawsuit Against TVEyes
Fox News Gets Support From CNN, NBC and CBS in Lawsuit Against TVEyes
An important copyright dispute breeds strange bedfellows as a couple of TVEyes' own customers decide to argue the limitations of fair use.
Hollywood Gender Imbalance, Even if Suspect, May Be Difficult to Challenge (Analysis)
Hollywood Gender Imbalance, Even if Suspect, May Be Difficult to Challenge (Analysis)
Legal experts point to a host of barriers to change.
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.