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Jay Z Can Thank Supreme Court for Setback in "Big Pimpin" Lawsuit

A win for a "Raging Bull" heiress also becomes a win for the Egyptian objecting to a sample in one of the hip hop star's biggest hits.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterApr 15th, 2019

Jay Z attends court as "Big Pimpin"" copyright trial gets underway

Rapper Jay Z appears in court as longstanding copyright lawsuit over hit "Big Pimpin" begins. Jane Witherspoon reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 24th, 2017

Some key moments from trial over Jay Z hit "Big Pimpin"

Rap superstar Jay Z and music producer Timbaland spent two days in a stately federal courtroom in Los Angeles last week, defending their creation of the 1999 hit "Big Pimpin'" in a copyright infringement case filed by the heir of an Egyptia.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 19th, 2015

Fug the Concert Costume: Bey and Jay

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Category: gossipSource: gofugyourselfJul 14th, 2014

Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

NEW YORK (AP) — Aereo, the television-over-the-Internet service that suspended operations after the Supreme Court ruled against it, is refusing to disband for good......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 10th, 2014

Supreme Court revives "Raging Bull" lawsuit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that a copyright lawsuit over the 1980 Oscar-winning movie "Raging Bull" can go forward, a decision that could open Hollywood studios to more claims from people seeking a share of profits from c.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 19th, 2014

Jay Z says song licensing not his responsibility in copyright trial

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Rapper Jay Z said in court on Wednesday that he had no responsibility for clearing the rights for music used in his recordings, testifying at the trial of a copyright lawsuit over his 1999 hit song, "Big Pimpin'." .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2015

Jay Z says song licensing not his responsibility in copyright trial

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Rapper Jay Z said in court on Wednesday that he had no responsibility for clearing the rights for music used in his recordings, testifying at the trial of a copyright lawsuit over his 1999 hit song, "Big Pimpin'." .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2015

Supreme Court Revives ‘Raging Bull’ Copyright Case

It’s not a total TKO, but the Supreme Court today gave the green light to Paula Petrella to take her Raging Bull copyright lawsuit against MGM back into the ring. The court held on a 6-3 vote that Petrella, daughter of deceased screenwriter Frank Pe.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMay 19th, 2014

Victoria Rowell Lawsuit Update: Former "Young And Restless" Star Faces Setback In Court

Former "The Young and the Restless" star Victoria Rowell was dealt a tough blow in court this past week. Rowell, who used to play Drucilla Winters on the soap opera, had filed a lawsuit alleging ra........»»

Category: topSource: starpulseNov 14th, 2015

"Raging Bull" copyright fight headed for U.S. Supreme Court

By Lawrence Hurley and Erin Geiger Smith WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Emotionally raw boxing movie "Raging Bull" may have come out 33 years ago, but a copyright fight over an early screenplay has found its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. The court on T.....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooMay 24th, 2014

Dispute over 1999 hit an ongoing problem for rapper Jay Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's no dispute that Jay Z's 1999 hit "Big Pimpin'" includes elements of a 1950s Egyptian love ballad, yet the flute notes taken from "Khosara Khosara" have created a lingering problem for the rap.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 19th, 2015

Court allows "Raging Bull" lawsuit to go forward

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that a copyright dispute over the 1980 Oscar-winning movie "Raging Bull" can go another round in court......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 19th, 2014

Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas" Anti-Abortion Law — See Hillary Clinton"s Excited Reaction!

Makin' history, y'all! Texas may not be the most progressive place when it comes to every social issue, but the Supreme Court is doing everything it can to usher the Lone Star State into this century. That's because a 5-3 vote on Monday just blocked an an.....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonJun 27th, 2016

Wait, Judge Judy isn’t on the Supreme Court?

How many Supreme Court Justices can you name? According to a poll by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni, 1 out of 10 college graduates think that Judge Judy Sheindlin is on SCOTUS. I don’t if it is sadder that they think that or that she re.....»»

Category: topSource: seriouslyomgJan 21st, 2016

After financial setback, $305M Miami science museum rises

MIAMI (AP) — A new $305 million science museum in Miami that officials say will be one of the nation's most sophisticated is on target to open in the spring, after surviving a financial setback that had threatened to derail the project......»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 11th, 2017

Paul Walker crash lawsuit goes on

The lawsuit against Porsche related to the fiery crash that killed actor Paul Walker suffered a setback in court, but a lawyer says it will go on......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 1st, 2014

Sinfully Delicious!

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Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonAug 29th, 2014

VIDEO: Bill Cosby: Court ruling opens way for lawsuit

California's Supreme Court clears the way for a sexual abuse lawsuit to be brought against the veteran actor and entertainer Bill Cosby......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJan 27th, 2017

50 Cent Ordered to Pay $5M in Sex Tape Lawsuit

The lawsuit stems from a 13-minute video that appeared online in 2009 featuring a wig-wearing 50 Cent as a narrator dubbed Pimpin' Curlyread more.....»»

Category: musicSource: hollywoodreporterJul 13th, 2015

"Sister Wives": Supreme Court Won"t Hear Appeal On Law Banning Polygamy

The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from the family on TV's "Sister Wives" challenging Utah's law banning polygamy......»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywoodJan 23rd, 2017