“Weird Al” Yankovic has settled a lawsuit that his company Ear Booker brought against Sony Music in March 2012.
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The lawsuit was among many brought by musicians contending that record labels have breached contracts by improperly treating digital downloads as “sales” rather than “licenses.” As a result, Yankovic only received about 15 percent of shared income off of digital hubs like iTunes instead of 50 percent. The difference was
It isn’t easy sticking up for Shia LaBeouf. Nevertheless, in a country grounded upon the presumption of innocence, he deserves at least one voice willing to offer a contrarian perspective from those who would like to hang him for plagiarism. Since no one else out there in the media has thus far stood up, we’ll assign ourselves the task of playing devil’s advocate.
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Harvey Weinstein will be interviewed during the UCLA Entertainment Symposium in Mar. 7-8, 2014, in a one-on-one dialogue with attorney Ken Ziffren.
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Weinstein, co-chairman of The Weinstein Company, will discuss his career, the entertainment industry and the future of show business only days after the Academy Awards on Mar. 2. Over the years at TWC, and before that at Miramax, movies made during the tenure of Weinstein and his brother Bob have
Renowned tennis player Billie Jean King and hockey player Caitlin Cahow are the two openly gay athletes whom President Barack Obama has selected to be part of the U.S. delegation for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, sending a clear message to that country about its treatment of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, the Associated Press reports.
“I wish I had words for this event, but I don’t,” state Superior Court Judge Julie Marino said, the Associated Press reports. “You’ve been through a tremendous ordeal, one that none of us in this room can relate to. I hope this won’t be the defining moment of your life, but that it becomes an anecdote.”
But spend some time with it and you’ll quickly realize that you didn’t really know that much about the accusations made against him, accusations so nauseating that “stomach-churning” is really the best way to describe them. The documents even reveal that Kelly’s brother warned that if the singer beat his child pornography case, he would just commit the crimes again. “Trust me,” he said.
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