Hollywood Docket: Kris Jenner Settles Lawsuit Over 'Kim Kardashian: Hollywood'

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Plus, Disney chairman Bob Iger's court victory, and the latest in the "Midnight Rider" insurance dispute read more. THR, Esq. Business Business THR Online

Hollywood Studios Win Injunction Against Streamer VidAngel

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VidAngel gives users the ability to filter language, nudity and violence from films and television shows. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Tech Business THR Online

Hollywood's Top 10 Legal Disputes of 2015

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Pharrell Williams had an unhappy walk away from the courthouse. Here's the show-stopping scandals, controversies and battles that had the entertainment industry buzzing this past year. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Music Tech Business THR Online

Hollywood Studios Rip VidAngel's New Service in Filtering Fight

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"[B]y telling its users that its new service is lawful, VidAngel threatens to confuse consumers regarding the legitimate streaming market," Disney's attorney Kelly Klaus writes. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online

What Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Means for Hollywood

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He won't win Sean Penn's affection, but his deference to the First Amendment could be a relief to many in the industry. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Business THR Online Donald Trump

Hollywood Docket: DC Comics Hopes Trademark Suit Will Be Kryptonite to Clothing Company

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The week's entertainment law news includes a win for Jay Z over his sound engineer and arbitration for the Hollywood lawyer accused of turning a client into his sex slave.

Hollywood Docket: '80s Rockers RATT Out Ex-Bandmate for Trademark Infringement; Rolling Stone's Anonymous Source Deposed

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Plus: a judge says Hollywood's accepted business practices don't trump New York law. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Business THR Online

Global Firm DLA Piper Expands Hollywood Reach With Liner Merger

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On Oct. 1, the boutique and the global firm will become one. read more. THR, Esq. Business Business THR Online

Donald Trump, 'Access Hollywood' and 'The Apprentice': The Legal Issues Behind the Tapes

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Bill Pruitt, a producer on the first few seasons of the show, tweeted Saturday about the 'Access Hollywood' tapes: "I assure you: when it comes to the #trumptapes there are far worse.

Hollywood Bracing for ACLU Gender Probe, Possible Subpoenas

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Several options are on the table as Hollywood's hiring practices go under the microscope. Will you be subpoenaed? read more. THR, Esq. THR, Esq. The Business Business THR Weekly Magazine

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Hollywood Docket: VidAngel Claims Hollywood Studios Want to "Kill Filtering"

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Plus, Fox Sports analyst Chris Spielman is suing Ohio State University and IMG College over the unauthorized use of his image. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online

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Hollywood Docket: Dueling 'Sully' Lawsuits Move Toward Trial

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Plus, Beyonce is sued over "Formation" samples and Time Warner moves to dismiss a discrimination suit. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online Sully

Bill Cosby Mistrial: Hollywood Reporter Legal Experts Debate How It Happened and What's Next

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"Are either of you surprised? Can’t say I am," says THR senior editor Eriq Gardner as a trio of trial watchers discuss the reasons for the hung jury, the celebrity factor and whether a re-trial makes sense: "It’s always nearly impossible to predict what a dozen jurors are going to decide." read more.

Hollywood Studios Win IsoHunt Appeal

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An appeals court addresses how a tech service that indexes torrent files can induce users to infringe copyrights. read more. The Business Movies THR, Esq. Tech Business

Hollywood Docket: Drumpf Trademark Hits Roadblock

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Plus, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump settles a lawsuit over use of a bald eagle image. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online

Hollywood Docket: Warner Bros. Sued Over Batcycle Royalties

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A roundup of some entertainment law developments including a $3.5 million judgment against ReDigi, an appellate decision on password sharing, and the NCAA at the Supreme Court. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Business THR Online

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Why Hollywood Should Pay Attention to Biometric Privacy

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An Illinois biometric law is sparking a wave of class actions read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Tech Business THR Online

Hollywood's Top 10 Nearly Incredible Lawsuits from 2016

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From Donald Trump suing the New York Times over allegations of inappropriate touching to Trump suing the New York Times over disclosing tax returns, this has been a wild and unpredictable year. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Music Business THR Online

Hollywood Fans Shouldn't Sweat Lakers Family Feud, Experts Say

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Experts say the Buss battle won't be as explosive as past legal fights involving other L.A. teams. read more. THR, Esq. Culture Culture THR Online

Hollywood Docket: Writer Tries to Reanimate 'Zootopia' Lawsuit Against Disney

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Plus, Walmart ends its insurance fight over the crash that killed comedian James McNair and left actor Tracy Morgan in critical condition. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online

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Hollywood Docket: Aereo Lawsuit Finally Ends

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A roundup of entertainment law news including more activity for Fox News and Paramount Pictures in old cases. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Business THR Online

Hollywood Hologram Wars: Vicious Legal Feud Behind Virtual Mariah, Marilyn and Mick

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From Homer Simpson to Jimmy Kimmel to Disney's upcoming 'Star Wars' movie, Hollywood’s new technology already is transmitting stars to multiple spots and reviving ones long gone.

The Terminator Comes to Hollywood to Destroy Old Copyright Grants

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From a mockumentary classic to an Oscar winning best picture, studios are fighting to hold onto properties from hungry authors. read more. THR, Esq. Business Movies Business THR Online

Hollywood Docket: Kardashians Can't Compel Arbitration in Khroma Beauty Lawsuit

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Plus, a lawsuit resulting from the massive public release of Sony's hacked emails moves behind closed doors. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Business THR Online

Hollywood Studios Sued for Recycling Film Soundtracks Too Much

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A new lawsuit from the American Federation of Musicians counts dozens of examples from "Bridesmaids" to "Argo" where music wasn't totally original. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Music Business THR Online

Hollywood Law Shake-Up: Schuyler Moore Moves Dealmaker Team to Greenberg Glusker

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The perennial THR Power Lawyer will join the Century City firm as partner after more than 25 years at Stroock. read more. THR, Esq. Business Business THR Online

Hollywood Studios Beat Lawsuit Over Non-Captioning of Song Lyrics in Movies and Television

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The putative class action came on behalf of those with hearing disabilities alleging misrepresentations and violations of civil rights. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Music Business THR Online

Hacker Behind Hollywood Nude Photo Leak Sentenced to 18 Months

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Ryan Collins, 36, agreed to a plea deal earlier this year. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online

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Hollywood Docket: WME-IMG Sued Over Canceled Super Bowl Event

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Plus CNN is suing a consumer drone company for trademark infringement and The Blaze and Tomi Lahren have reached a settlement. read more. THR, Esq. Business Business THR Online Glenn Beck IMG Super Bowl 51

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Hollywood Guilds Fight to Save Residuals in Relativity Bankruptcy (Analysis)

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Will residuals be paid? It’s complicated. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Home Movies Business THR Online DGA Relativity Media SAG-AFTRA WGA Labor

Hollywood Business Manager: I Stole From Alanis Morissette and Other Clients and I'm Sorry (Guest Column)

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Jonathan Schwartz, who pleaded guilty Jan. 18 to embezzling from clients including Alanis Morissette, pens an essay of contrition and caution for THR. read more. THR, Esq. Business Business THR Online

Hollywood Studios File Suit Against Service Streaming $1 Movies

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Warner, Fox and Disney want an injunction against VidAngel, which sells films for $20 before buying them back for $19. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Tech Business THR Online

Hollywood Docket: Class Action Lawsuit Targets Pandora

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edit@hollywoodreporter.com (Eriq Gardner) A round-up of lawsuits, decisions and other legal news in Hollywood read more. THR, Esq. The Business Business

Power Lawyers 2011: Hollywood's Top 100 Entertainment Attorneys Revealed

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Matthew Belloni The quiet (and sometimes not so quiet) forces behind every deal, dispute and decision in Hollywood are honored in The Hollywood Reporter’s fifth annual list.

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Hollywood Docket: 'Hacksaw Ridge' Financier Beats One Defamation Suit As Another Is Filed

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Plus, developments in a 'Snowden' financing lawsuit. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online

Hollywood Docket: Gwen Stefani, Pharrell Fight 'Spark the Fire' Lawsuit

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Plus, Netflix is sued by a shareholder and the City of L.A. is taking Radar Pictures to court over business taxes. read more. THR, Esq. Music Music THR Online Gwen Stefani Pharrell Williams

'Kim Kardashian: Hollywood' Sets Off $10 Million Lawsuit

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Kung Fu Factory says that after working on a game for the Kardashians, it was told the project was dead. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

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Tech Giants to Hollywood: Stop Trying to Resurrect SOPA

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Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr file a brief with the MPAA in the film studios' lawsuit over MovieTube sites. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Tech Business THR Online

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Hollywood Docket Top 5: Hollywood Stock Exchange rules; 'Jersey Shore' injunction whacked; Ving Rhames' paycheck

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Entertainment law news you need to care about this morning: The Hollywood Stock Exchange is tentatively set to launch as a real-money commodity exchange in April. Tags: Hollywood Docket There will be rules and guidelines for HSX to prevent "insider trading," particularly for.

How Hollywood Wins in Trump's Proposed Tax Plan: "This Is Huge"

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The president's proposed 15 percent rate would apply to "loan-out" companies, which could benefit stars and producers: "It's kind of ironic that the one group who stands [to gain] the most from all of this is the very group that's most vocally opposed to Trump." read more. THR, Esq.