Articles Tagged with lawsuit

Sephora: ‘Singling Out Individuals Based On Racial Stereotypes’

Sephora Faces Class Action Lawsuit

Sephora faces a discrimination class-action lawsuit claiming the cosmetic giant deactivated online accounts of Asian customers from their database because they believed Asians would purchase their products at discounted prices and resell them for profit. Sephora is one of the largest cosmetic retailers in the world. Just like other large retailers, Sephora offers their preferred… Read more »

Bill Cosby Sued For Alleged Sexual Molestation Of 15-Year-Old

Bill Cosby Sued

Bill Cosby has been sued by a 55-year-old woman for “sexual assault and infliction of emotional distress.” Cosby is being sued by Judy Huth, who claims that she was only 15 years old when the comedian molested her in a bedroom at the Playboy Mansion. NBC News reports that in a civil lawsuit filed at… Read more »

Songwriter Who Discovered Lady GaGa Wins Lawsuit For $7.3M

Songwriter who discovered Lady gaga wins $7.3M lawsuit.

The songwriter who discovered pop star Lady Gaga has won her lawsuit concerning the role that she played in the singer’s start in music. A U.S. federal court awarded Wendy Starland $7.3 million. The court found that that Rob Fusari, who is Lady Gaga’s former business partner, broke a 2005 agreement to compensate Starland if… Read more »

Rick Ross, LMFAO Legal Battle Heats Up

Rick Ross LMFAO

Rick Ross’ legal action against LMFAO has received a strong response from the pop duo. Earlier in the year, The Hollywood Reporter released court documents which revealed that hip-hop superstar Rick Ross and Jermaine Jackson filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against LMFAO, the Los Angeles-based electropop duo of Stefan Kendal Gordy (Redfoo) and Skyler Austen… Read more »

Joan Rivers’ Daughter Melissa To Sue Doctor Over Mother’s Death

Melissa Rivers Will In Fact Sue The Doctor Who Caused Joan's Death

The death of Joan Rivers was a shock to the entertainment industry and to fans throughout the world, but nobody was more affected than the late comedy icon’s daughter Melissa. Now, after weeks of speculation, it seems that Rivers will indeed take legal action against the doctor who supposedly triggered her mother’s sudden ill health…. Read more »

Jamie Foxx’s New Collaboration With 2 Chainz Facing Lawsuit

Jamie Foxx's new single facing lawsuit

Jamie Foxx has been working on a new single alongside 2 Chainz, though the song is coming under some legal fire. The “Party Ain’t a Party” lyrics are allegedly very similar to a song from a Florida-based artist, and the artist’s studio has brought a lawsuit against Foxx. In actuality, the suit is being brought… Read more »

No. 2 Cigarette Company Loses $23.6 Billion Lawsuit

RJ Reynolds slapped with major class action lawsuit.

A jury in Florida has slapped the second largest cigarette company in the U.S. with $23.6 billion in damages to a widow who filed for damages after her long-time smoking husband died of lung cancer in 1996. According to CBS News, Cynthia Robinson sued the cigarette company RJ Reynolds for punitive damages and took the… Read more »

Lindsay Lohan Sues Rockstar Over GTA 5

Lindsay Lohan Sues GTA V

Lindsay Lohan is making headlines again, this time because she has chosen to file a lawsuit against Take-Two Interactive and publisher / developer Rockstar Games for a character in Grand Theft Auto 5. Back in December 2013, there was an initial report that Lohan was going to sue the company, but that never was confirmed… Read more »