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P!nk Cover Band Singer Sued for $10 Million for Not Being Attractive Enough

P!nk cover bands are, apparently, serious business.

06/10/2014

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Beastie Boys’ Adam Horovitz: ‘We Don’t License Our Songs For Products’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz of the Beastie Boys testified Wednesday in a trial of the group’s lawsuit alleging that beverage maker Monster Energy Co. violated its copyrights.

05/28/2014

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Manhattan Man Files Lawsuit Against City, Others For $2 Undecillion

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — This may just be the biggest lawsuit of all time. Anton Purisima, 62, filed a lawsuit last month in Manhattan for $2 undecillion. That’s the number 2 followed by 36 zeros — otherwise known as more money than there is on Earth.

05/20/2014

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John Mayer Buys $650k Worth of Fake Watches, Sues Watch Dealer

“Take all your big plans/ And break ‘em/ This is bound to be a while.” John Mayer’s lyrics just might hint at his next court case.

03/21/2014

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Watch M.I.A. Fire Back At NFL For Super Bowl Middle-Finger Lawsuit

“The NFL thing is completely ridiculous. It’s been making me laugh for a while, but now it’s so boring I don’t even laugh anymore.”

09/24/2013

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will.i.am Denies Lawsuit With Pharrell

The battle of copyrights continue between will.i.am and Pharrell.

06/28/2013

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Shakira Faces $100 Million Lawsuit From Former Boyfriend

Shakira’s former manager and boyfriend is suing the Latin pop star for money he feels he’s owed for helping her crossover into America.

04/15/2013

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Lady Gaga Is Being Sued For $393,000 Plus Damages

Lady Gaga is caught in the middle of a legal suit filed in 2011 by her former personal assistant, Jennifer O’Neill.

02/01/2013

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The Black Keys Sue Casino Over “Howlin’ For You” Rip-Off Commercials

With bands continually looking for ways to augment income in face of decreasing across-the-board record sales, brazen advertisers have allowed the Black Keys to turn commercial lawsuits into a lucrative revenue stream.

01/23/2013

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Owl City And Carly Rae Jepsen Sued Over “Good Time”

It happens all the time: a small artist, songwriter or producer file suit against a much bigger artist for stealing their song idea. But this artist might have a stronger case than most.

10/31/2012

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