Wu-Tang Clan’s ‘People Say’ Is a Ripoff, Lawsuit Says

Getty Images People are saying that Wu-Tang Clan’s “People Say” is a ripoff. At least, three people are saying it in a lawsuit filed by Wu-Tang producer Mathematics. In a suit filed Friday in federal court in New York, Samuel Culley, Thomas Price and Ervan Waters, of the 1960s group The Diplomats, say that the … Read more

Kanye West’s Yeezy Company Sued Over Camouflage Patterns

Kanye West might have trouble hiding from this. West’s clothing company, Yeezy Apparel, has been slapped with a lawsuit by a company claiming that Yeezy jacked its camouflage patterns. In the suit, filed in federal court in Georgia on Tuesday, Jordan Outdoor Enterprises Ltd. says that Yeezy lifted its copyrighted patterns. Also Read: According to … Read more

Miley Cyrus Lawsuit: Listen to the Jamaican Song ‘We Can’t Stop’ Is Accused of Copying

Miley Cyrus has been slapped with a lawsuit alleging that her 2013 tune “We Can’t Stop” rips off an earlier song by a Jamaican composer. In his suit, filed Tuesday in federal court in New York, Michael May, aka Flourgon, says that he wrote the song “We Run Things” in the ’80s, and that the … Read more

Lisa Marie Presley Has Been ‘Untruthful’ About Her Finances, Court Papers Say

Getty Images Lisa Marie Presley is running a deficit in the truthfulness department, according to court papers filed by her ex-husband, Michael Lockwood. The papers, filed February 21 in Los Angeles Superior Court, come amid a dispute between Presley and Lockwood about how much Presley should shell out for Lockwood’s legal costs. Lockwood is seeking … Read more

If Weinstein Co Bidder Withdraws, Expect ‘Instant Bankruptcy’

Getty Images If Maria Contreras-Sweet abandons a bid to buy the Weinstein Company because of a lawsuit from the New York Attorney General’s office, the company will likely file for “instant bankruptcy,” a knowledgeable insider told TheWrap. Contreras-Sweet, the former Small Business Administrator under Barack Obama, had seemed like a potential savior who could rescue … Read more

Weinstein Attorney Responds to NY Suit: ‘He Will ‘Vigorously Defend Himself’

Getty Harvey Weinstein’s attorney says that his client deserves credit for promoting “more women to key executive positions than any other industry leader.” That statement from Ben Brafman was a response to a civil rights lawsuit filed by New York’s attorney general, Eric Schneiderman. “If the purpose of the inquiry is to encourage reform throughout … Read more

‘Walking Dead’ Stuntman’s Mother Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against AMC

John Bernecker/Facebook The mother of stuntman John Bernecker, who fell to his death on the set of “The Walking Dead” in Georgia on July 12, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against AMC, saying the show’s low budget led to inadequate safety precautions and her 33-year-old son’s death. In the lawsuit filed by Susan Bernecker … Read more

Glenn Frey’s Widow Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Hospital

The widow of deceased Eagles singer/guitarist Glenn Frey has filed a lawsuit against the hospital that treated the musician, alleging wrongful death. In the suit, filed Tuesday in New York Supreme Court, Cindy Frey names the Mount Sinai Hospital, Icahn School of Medicine as well as physician Steven Itzkowitz. “At all times herein mentioned, the … Read more

Ed Sheeran, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Hit With Copyright Lawsuit Over ‘The Rest of Our Life’

Getty Images Ed Sheeran, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have been hit with a copyright infringement lawsuit by two Australian songwriters who say their recent collaboration is too similar to one of their songs. The lawsuit, filed on Wednesday in New York federal court by Sean Cary and Beau Golden, claims that the McGraw-Hill duet … Read more

Comedian Iliza Shlesinger Sued for ‘No Boys Allowed’ Comedy Show

Comedian Iliza Shlesinger is being sued by a man who says her “Girls Night In With Iliza – No Boys Allowed” comedy show violates laws prohibiting discrimination based on sex in California. Defendant George St. George said in a legal filing obtained by TheWrap that he and a male friend purchased $25 tickets to the … Read more