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Cheap Trick Countersues Bun E. Carlos, Claim They Owe Him Nothing

Cheap Trick have filed a countersuit against their drummer Bun E. Carlos. This comes more than a month after Carlos filed a suit against the band claiming they owe him thousands of dollars. In court papers […]

09/05/2013

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Peter Wolf On J. Geils: ‘He Broke The Brotherhood’

J. Geils’ recent lawsuit claims he owns the rights to the name “J. Geils Band” and the band is violating his copyright by touring without him. Singer Peter Wolf says the legal issues are just one way a band like theirs faces trouble over time. It’s hard to avoid when the same group of guys play together for almost five decades.

10/16/2012

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James Taylor vs. Warner Bros. Records Over Digital Royalties

James Taylor is the latest artist to sue his former label over digital royalties (among other things), on a contract that was in place long before the MP3 was even conceived.

09/17/2012

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Elton John Sues London Newspaper For Libel

When he hasn’t been calling Madonna any four-letter-word he can think of, Sir Elton John has been busy filing libel suits against a London newspaper recently.

08/09/2012

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J. Geils Sues The J. Geils Band

“Mr. Geils has this trademark and never transferred it to anybody,” Geils’ attorney Chuck Grimes told the Boston Globe. “These guys performed in Mr. Geils’s band, but that doesn’t give them the right to grab the name.”

08/03/2012

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Unreleased Michael Jackson Track from “Bad” Surfaces Online

“Don’t Be Messing Around,” a previously unreleased track from the Michael Jackson classic Bad has circulated ahead of the album’s 25th anniversary reissue.

06/07/2012

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Boston Members Open Up About Brad Delp’s Suicide, Relationship With Tom Scholz

Testimony from former members of the band Boston describe a turbulent relationship between lead singer Brad Delp and band founder Tom Scholz, a relationship many of Delp’s friends and family believe contributed to Delp’s suicide in March 2007.

05/29/2012

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Michael Douglas’ Ex-Wife’s Lawsuit Rejected For Second Time In Court

It’s looking like a good year for actor Michael Douglas, who has successfully beaten his throat cancer, and now he’s successfully beaten his ex-wife’s lawsuit in court. Last year, Diandra Douglas sued Michael for half […]

06/17/2011

Police Raid Charlie Sheen’s Home In Search For Weapons

Thursday was a big day in Charlie Sheen land. The actor filed a $100 million dollar lawsuit against Warner bros and Two and a Half Men creator, Chuck Lorre. Plus later in the evening, the […]

03/11/2011

Katie Holmes Suing Star Magazine In $50 Million Lawsuit

Two weeks ago, the gossip mag ran a story with Katie Holmes on the cover and claimed the star was addicted to drugs. Well, we knew one day this would happen…Katie has filed a suit […]

03/02/2011

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