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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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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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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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James Taylor vs. Warner Bros. Records Over Digital Royalties

James Taylor is the latest artist to sue his former label over digital royalties (among other things), on a contract that was in place long before the MP3 was even conceived.

09/17/2012

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Elton John Sues London Newspaper For Libel

When he hasn’t been calling Madonna any four-letter-word he can think of, Sir Elton John has been busy filing libel suits against a London newspaper recently.

08/09/2012

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Elton John Sued Over “Nikita” Lyrics, Calls Lawsuit “Meritless”

Nearly 27 years after Elton John released his Cold War-inspired single “Nikita,” the music legend and his songwriting partner, Bernie Taupin, are being sued for allegedly stealing the 1985 song’s lyrics. A songwriter named Guy […]

04/30/2012

Charlie Sheen Is Sober, Fuming Mad And Suing CBS

Charlie Sheen is quite a character.  Just last Thursday he blasted the producer of his CBS television show Two and a Half Men during a radio interview, calling him a ”stupid, stupid little man,” and a […]

03/01/2011