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‘Dance Moms’ Lawsuit Goes Forward, But Defamation Claim Gets Dropped

‘Dance Moms’ Lawsuit Goes Forward, But Defamation Claim Gets Dropped

By Toni Matthews-El November 22, 2014

Two Dance Moms co-stars are currently locked in a bitter feud, and it looks like the matter will only escalate from here. Dance Moms star Kelly Hyland filed a lawsuit against cast-mate Abby Lee Miller. Hyland claims that Miller is …

Don Henley Sues Clothing Co. for Eagles-Themed Ad

When it comes to defending his intellectual property rights, Don Henley ain’t no new kid in town. He’ll lawyer up and in a New York minute if he thinks some desperado is guilty of the crime. So when Wisconsin-based Duluth …

Jessica Biel And Justin Timberlake File Lawsuit

Jessica Biel and husband Justin Timberlake have filed seperate, but related lawsuits agianst British gossip magazine Heat. The lawsuits were filed because the tabloid, owned by Germany-based Bauer Media Group, allegedly used unauthorized photos and quotes from Jessica Biel that …

Melissa Rivers To Sue Manhattan Clinic

The death of Joan Rivers had a huge effect on the world, but her daughter Melissa was the most devastated. Rivers was undergoing a routine throat surgery when she went into cardiac arrest on the operating table and later died. …

Chelsea Manning Sues Over Stalled Gender Treatments

Chelsea Manning, formerly known as Bradley Manning, has reportedly filed a lawsuit against the US Department of Defense. In it, the Wikileaks leaker claims that she has been “denied access to medically necessary treatment” in connection with a gender disorder. …

Trump Taj Mahal Closing Slated For November

Atlantic City’s gambling industry is in danger following the announcement of the closing of one of its iconic casinos, the Trump Taj Mahal. If it closes in November, as Trump Entertainment Resorts threatened on Tuesday, Trump Taj Mahal will be …

Sammy Hagar Is a Business Mogul, Not a Rock Airhead

Sammy Hagar has made the news lately because of a libel lawsuit that has been dogging him for years. Lawyers have managed to keep more serious issues away from the Red Rocker, but a twist of Iowa state law is …

Katherine Heigl Drops Lawsuit Against Duane Reade

Katherine Heigl decided to drop her lawsuit against the drugstore chain Duane Reade. Heigl had filed the lawsuit because Duane Read had used a photo of her in their advertisements without asking her. The photo showed Heigl exiting a Duane …

Arwa Damon and CNN Sued for Anchor’s Biting Attack

We’ve all been there before – You’re at a party after a long, hard week at work and it’s finally time to let loose. You have a beer or two, and then another, and another… Until you wake up the …

Jesse Ventura Wins Lawsuit Against Chris Kyle Estate

Jesse Ventura has won his lawsuit against the estate of Chris Kyle. Ventura sued Kyle back in 2012 for defamation and alleged that Kyle had based a character in his autobiography on him. Chris Kyle wrote a book called American …

Kanye West Kills ‘Coinye’ Cryptocurrency

The creators of the cryptocurrency known as “Coinye” were officially shut down after receiving 84 court documents describing copyright violations from Kanye West’s legal team. Coinye, originally called “Coinye West”, a scrypt-based cryptocurrency that featured West’s face as its symbol, …

5-Hour Energy Drink Manufacturer Sued

Michigan-based manufacturer Living Essentials and its parent company Innovation Ventures have been sued by three states over false advertising regarding the wildly popular 5-Hour Energy performance shots. The active ingredients in a 5-Hour Energy shot, which was invented by Indian-American …

Dethroned Miss Delaware Files Lawsuit

Former Miss Delaware Amanda Longacre is suing state pageant officials and the Miss America organization after being dethroned for being too old. Longacre turns 25 in October, and pageant rules state that contestants must be between the ages of 17 …

Scarlett Johansson No Sex Object, Wins Lawsuit

Scarlett Johansson has won a lawsuit against an author whose book featured a character bearing a very similar likeness to the actress. She filed suit against author Gregoire Delacourt for making “fraudulent use of her name, fame and image” in …

George Zimmerman Lawsuit Tossed Out

George Zimmerman, the man who pursued and fatally shot Trayvon Martin, has been trying to get a payday from NBC. Zimmerman sued NBC for the way the network edited the text of his 911 call the night he encountered Travon …

Scotty McCreery Owes Former Manager $239,329

A Nashville jury has ordered that Scotty McCreery pay his former manager $239,329 to compensate for five months of back pay. The decision came on Wednesday, June 18 after Todd Cassetty filed a lawsuit against the former American Idol. According …

Evan Rachel Wood Sued $30M For Bailing On Film

Evan Rachel Wood is now looking at a $30M lawsuit for reportedly “bailing” on filming of a Ten Things I Hate About You sequel, titled Ten Things I Hate About Life. The lawsuit, filed on Thursday in the LA Superior …