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Warner Music Group Settles Lawsuit Over Unpaid Interns

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Warner Music Group has now become the largest music company to resolve litigation over its past internship programs. On Thursday, the attorney for the plaintiffs wrote a letter to the judge announcing that the substantive terms had been agreed upon by the parties.

The lawsuit was a consolidated action brought by lead plaintiffs Kyle Grant, who interned at Warner Bros. Records from August 2012 to April 2013, and Justin Henry, who worked at WMG subsidiary Atlantic Recording Corp. between October 2007 and May 2008.

Last May the plaintiffs, represented by attorneys at Virginia  Ambinder and Leeds Brown, got a green light from the judge to put out a class-action notice to

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Warner Bros. Knocks Down Best-Selling Author’s $10 Million Lawsuit Over ‘Gravity’ (Exclusive)

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A judge has just grounded Tess Gerritsen‘s lawsuit that Warner Bros. breached the terms of a 1999 deal by coming out with its blockbuster film Gravity, calling the allegations “entirely speculative.”

In 1999, Gerritsen wrote a book titled Gravity and sold film rights to Katja, a company owned by New Line, now a subsidiary of Warner Bros., for $1 million plus a $500,000 production bonus and 2.5 percent of defined net proceeds if the movie was ever made. In her April 2014 lawsuit, she claimed that the Alfonso Cuaron film was derived from her 1999 book and thus the film company owed her at least $10

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Serena Williams Bags 19th Grand Slam Title with Australian Open Win

“I thought, ‘Wow this is it, I did it, only to hear let. I was like, ‘OK, Serena!’” she said, according to the AP. “I was very disappointed, because Maria was playing so well. I thought she’s going to try to hit a winner now … [going] for broke on match point.”

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NYC to Pay $3,900,000 in Police Shooting of Ramarley Graham

The teen’s estate will receive $2.95 million; his brother will receive $500,000 and his grandmother $450,000 because they were in the home at the time of the shooting, sources said, according to the report. Graham’s mother, Constance Malcolm, will receive $40,000, the sources told the News.

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That Time When a NASA Astronaut’s Photo Went Viral

Melvin, who retired from NASA last February according to the space agency, appears in the traditional orange spacesuit worn by astronauts in their official photos, posing alongside his two dogs, Jake and Scout. He tweeted that he smuggled the dogs into NASA for the shoot.

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7 Orlando-area lawyers disciplined by the Florida Supreme Court



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10 Portland lawyers on the hot topics in law and what to look for in picking counsel (Photos)



Click through for takes, from 10 leading Oregon attorneys, on what it takes to find a good business attorney.

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Colorado oil and gas task force eyes many proposals on local control, fracking, setbacks



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Michael Jackson’s Family Can’t Revive $1.5 Billion AEG Case

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The family of Michael Jackson has lost its appeal in the case over whether the late pop star’s concert promoter should be held liable for his death.

‘American Idol’ Winner Files Bold Legal Claim to Escape ‘Oppressive’ Contracts (Exclusive)Warner Bros. Knocks Down Best-Selling Author’s $10 Million Lawsuit Over ‘Gravity’ (Exclusive)

California’s Court of Appeals handed down judgment Friday that the Los Angeles Superior Court didn’t decide in error in the proceedings leading up to the 2013 trial

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Pharrell Williams Camp Ridicules "Desperate" Appeal Bid in ‘Blurred Lines’ Lawsuit

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In the suddenly fast-moving dispute over whether Robin Thicke‘s and Pharrell Williams‘ “Blurred Lines” is a rip-off of Marvin Gaye‘s “Got to Give It Up,” a judge has now been given the reasons why he should and shouldn’t certify an immediate appeal.

Warner Music Group Settles Lawsuit Over Unpaid Interns

On Friday, Howard King and Seth Miller, attorneys for Thicke and Williams, reacted to the Gaye family’s bid to delay the trial, calling it “desperate.”

The Gaye family is upset that U.S. District Judge John Kronstadt won’t allow them to

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