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The Hurt Locker

Hollywood Docket: ‘Conan’ v. Pirates; Justin Bieber v. Joustin’ Beaver; ‘Titanic’ Idea Theft

A roundup of entertainment & media law news, including the company that trademarked Jeremy Lin in 2010.

‘Contagion’s’ Sanaa Lathan and ‘Hurt Locker’s’ Anthony Mackie Hosting NAACP Image Awards

Lenny Kravitz, Jill Scott, Kirk Franklin and Ne-Yo are among the ceremony's performers.

Why the Odds Are Still Stacked Against Women in Hollywood

A handful of women run studios, win Oscars and influence TV, but across the board, the gains females had begun to make in the entertainment industry are leveling off.

Iraq War Vet Ordered to Pay $187,000 in Failed Lawsuit Against ‘Hurt Locker’ Producers (Exclusive)

Sgt. Jeffrey Sarver had claimed that the 2010 best picture Oscar winner is based on his life and portrayed him in a false light.

Iraq War Veteran Appeals Dismissal of ‘Hurt Locker’ Lawsuit (Exclusive)

Master Sgt. Jeffrey S. Sarver joins Gilbert Arenas and the estate of Jimi Hendrix in pressing publicity rights claims.

‘Hurt Locker’ Lawsuit Dismissed, Mark Boal and Kathryn Bigelow React

Following accusations of using a soldier's likeness for the Oscar-winning film, a U.S. District Judged threw out the lawsuit.