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Ashley Cullins

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“I Don’t Flinch in the Face of Adversity”: Shawn Holley Talks Name Partner Status and Career Highlights

Shawn Holley has long been a respected pillar of the legal community, and now her name is on the door of one of Hollywood’s top entertainment law firms. The new Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump…

Blumhouse Sues ‘Boss Level’ Producers, Hulu Over Recutting Deal

Blumhouse Productions says it was “swindled” by the producers of Boss Level after it was brought in to recut and salvage the film because the initial version failed to sell. Boss Level

L.A. Courts End Remote Audio Program After Illicit Britney Spears Hearing Recording Surfaces

It didn’t take long for audio from Britney Spears’ June 23 conservatorship hearing to make the rounds on the internet, despite a clear and emphatic warning from the L.A. County Judge Brenda…

Bill Cosby Freed: Experts Weigh In on Due Process

Bill Cosby has been released from prison. It’s a decision that is already being criticized by victims of sexual crimes and the public at large, but attorneys canvassed by The Hollywood Reporter

How Will #FreeBritney Deal With a “Ruthless” Probate System? Law Experts Assess

After more than a decade of rumblings that Britney Spears was unhappy with her long-standing conservatorship, on June 23 she told a Los Angeles judge she wants the “abusive” arrangement to end…

Britney Spears Tells Judge She Wants Out of Conservatorship: “I’m Traumatized”

Britney Spears is angry, depressed and has been lying to her fans about being OK. In a fiery speech, she told the judge overseeing her longstanding conservatorship, “It’s my wish and my dream…

YouTube Prevails in EU Copyright Suit As Regulators Reveal New Google Ad Probe

Google is having mixed luck in the European Union this week. The same day the Court of Justice ruled in YouTube’s favor on a copyright infringement matter, the European Commission announced…

NFT Auction of Jay-Z’s “Reasonable Doubt” Album Halted by Judge

Roc-A-Fella Records has convinced a New York federal judge Jay-Z’s first album shouldn’t be sold as an NFT, at least for the time being. The label sued its co-founder Damon Dash on June…

‘Ted Lasso’ Stars Jason Sudeikis and Hannah Waddingham Talk Onscreen Chemistry and On-The-Fly Edits

No one quite knew what to expect when Ted Lasso dropped on Apple TV+ in August — and, it turns out, the cast is continually kept on its toes, too. With a three-season arc in mind for the…

How Chris Harrison Was “Iced Out” of the ‘Bachelor’ Franchise

On March 4, nearly a month after taking an unplanned hiatus from The Bachelor, Chris Harrison returned to TV to say that he wasn’t going anywhere. “I plan to be back and I want to be back,” the…

Harvey Weinstein Will Be Extradited to California

Harvey Weinstein will be transferred to Los Angeles, after multiple delays of his extradition, an Erie County, New York, judge on Tuesday ruled. Weinstein appeared via Zoom from the…

NBC Ices Hockey Analyst’s Claim That He Was Fired for Being a Heterosexual Man

Former NHL player and NBC Sports commentator Jeremy Roenick, a heterosexual man, failed to convince a New York federal judge that he was terminated because of his gender and sexual orientation…