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Robert Kirkman’s ‘Walking Dead’ Lawsuit Rises Up Once Again

AMC recently paid $200 million to escape legal wrath over The Walking Dead, but if you think that’s enough for the company to just walk away without fearing any more blood-thirsty creatives, guess again. On Tuesday, a Los Angeles judge decided to allow the creator of the zombie franchise and several executive producers to pursue […]

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Robert Kirkman’s ‘Walking Dead’ Lawsuit Rises Up Once Again

AMC recently paid $200 million to escape legal wrath over The Walking Dead, but if you think that’s enough for the company to just walk away without fearing any more blood-thirsty creatives…

Britney Spears Taps CPA to Take Over as Conservator of Her Estate

Just over a month after Britney Spears gave a bombshell statement expressing publicly for the first time that she wants her longstanding conservatorship come to an end, she’s formally asking…

Philadelphia Phillies Owner Must Testify in Legal Fight Between Film Producers

Thanks to a new ruling in Los Angeles Superior Court, tobacco magnate and Philadelphia Phillies owner John S. Middleton will have to give sworn testimony about his son’s drinking habits. The…

‘The Morning Show’ Season 2 Delays Trigger $44M Lawsuit

When you have top-notch stars like Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell in a show, you want to insure their presence on set. The production vehicle behind The Morning Show has…

Hollywood Docket: The Studios’ Latest Piracy Battle Targets Altered Carbon Service

Hollywood’s major studios and streamers are taking on yet another alleged content pirate. This time they’re suing a service called Altered Carbon and the man they believe is running it, who…

Appeals Court Says Streamers Must Fight Tax Battle in State Court

Every few months brings a new class action against Netflix, Hulu, and Disney+ from American cities and towns looking to raise revenue by taxing these streamers. The municipalities are…

Bill O’Reilly Looks to Stop Accuser From Appearing on ABC’s ‘The View’

Bill O’Reilly is looking to enforce the confidentiality provision of a 2004 settlement agreement and stop his former producer Andrea Mackris from disparaging him in interviews. After hearing…

What the $200M ‘Walking Dead’ Settlement Says About TV’s Future

Will we ever see another SEC filing drop like the one on Friday by AMC revealing a $200 million settlement resolving Frank Darabont‘s profits from developing The Walking Dead? It’s not merely the…

Fox News Settles Harassment Suit From Britt McHenry

Fox News has settled a harassment and retaliation suit filed by on-air contributor Britt McHenry in late 2019. “While Fox News is confident it would have prevailed in the lawsuit, we are…

Instagram Asks Court to Delete Users’ Suit Over Embed Feature

Instagram users unhappy that their images have been embedded on third-party sites can’t sue the app over it, at least that’s what the social media giant is trying to convince a California…

Showtime’s Win in ‘Billions’ Battle Affirmed by Appeals Court

Showtime’s defeat of a lawsuit over Billions brought by a hedge fund performance coach has been affirmed by a federal appeals court. In December 2018, Denise Shull sued Showtime, CBS…

Feds Ask: Should Netflix Air Emergency Alerts?

Will your favorite Netflix show be interrupted with screeching noises and then urgent news from the nation’s leaders sometime in the future? That’s a possibility Congress could soon hear about…