Posts tagged "lawsuits"

Former Scientologists Say The Church Pressured Them To Get Abortions

Not that we ever thought particularly good things about the Church of Scientology and their Xenu-fearing ways, but this new report from the St. Petersburg Times is particularly disturbing.

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 14, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Stripper Sues NFL Star Who Ditched Her After She Got Pregnant

Here’s just another reason why condoms are awesome. Stripper Silvia Mena met Washington Redskins star Albert Haynesworth over Super Bowl weekend in Miami and the two allegedly began seeing each…

Kate Torgovnick/ | May 26, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Don’t You Dare Use Marlon Brando’s Name Without Permission

When it comes to celebrities and clothing items, it’s common practice for designers to honor their favorite stars by naming select pieces from the collection after them. But Marlon Brando’s…

Bianca Posterli | May 26, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Laura Day: Psychic To The Stars Or Con Artist?

New Agey celebs such as Demi Moore, Nicole Kidman, and Jennifer Aniston are big fans of psychic/author Laura Day, who wrote three bestsellers including How To Rule The World From

Ami Angelowicz | April 14, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Nicollette Sheridan Sues “Desperate Housewives” Creator For Being The Most Abusive Boss Ever

It’s easy for me to say this, considering I am The Best Boss In The World ®, but Marc Cherry suckkkkks. He’s the creator of “Desperate Housewives,” which makes him…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 6, 2010 - 11:10 am

Lady Gaga’s Ex Suing Her For $30 Million

You know how you feel when an ex calls like a year after you broke up, and instead of confessing what a fool he was and how miserable he’s been…

Kate Torgovnick/ | March 19, 2010 - 6:10 pm

If You’re Old, Fat, Or Ugly, Don’t Count On Working At Prada

Apparently, the devil does wear Prada, and his name is Davide Sesia. The CEO of the high-fashion line is now dealing with a lawsuit in which an employee claims she…

Leonora Epstein | March 16, 2010 - 12:21 pm

Lindsay Lohan Sues E-Trade Over Commercial

Lindsay Lohan’s career is so far in the toilet, especially after Ungaro put her on time-out, that now she’s taking legal steps to earn money. Lindz has filed…

Annika Harris | March 9, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Man Sues Axe Spray Over Side Effect

Axe claims it can make women love you even if you’re dumb enough to smell like body spray you can buy at the drugstore. Yet poor, unsuspecting dudes spend their…

Simcha | November 2, 2009 - 5:10 pm

A Flight Attendant Takes On Oprah Winfrey In Court

Here’s a doozy of a celebrity lawsuit for you. Corrine Gehrls was a flight attendant on Oprah’s private jet, until she was fired in June. Apparently, a second flight attendant…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 12, 2009 - 5:15 pm

Director Of “My Nappy Roots” Sues Chris Rock Over “Good Hair”

Chris Rock’s “Good Hair” hasn’t even come out yet, and he’s already being sued. Filmmaker Regina Kimbell filed the suit, claiming that the flick infringes on the copyright for…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 7, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Model Finds The Frenemy Blogger Who Called Her A Skank

Earlier this week we told you about Liskula Cohen, the model who was pissed off because an anonymous blogger was calling her mean names on the internet. A judge ruled…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 20, 2009 - 12:40 pm

Anonymous Blogger To Be Revealed, Promptly Sued

If someone started a blog about you, where they posted photos and called you a “skank” and a “ho,” what would you do? Would you sue? That’s exactly what Liskula…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 18, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Catfight! Stella McCartney Versus Bono’s Wife

Apparently, Bono’s wife, Ali Hewson, isn’t as charitable a soul as her husband. The UK’s Daily Mail is reporting that the claws have come out—and Stella McCartney is the target!

Nina Carbone | August 12, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Woman Sues School After Three Months Of Joblessness

Trina Thompson graduated in April with a bachelor’s degree from Monroe College in New York. It’s now August, and she still hasn’t been able to find a job. Now, Thompson…

Catherine Strawn | August 3, 2009 - 7:10 pm

How Sacha Baron Cohen Keeps From Getting Sued

On Friday night, I went to see “Bruno.” I laughed. (Hardest at the part where Bruno goes camping with a bunch of rednecks and, as they sit around the campfire,…

Kate Torgovnick/ | July 15, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Beyonce Goes After Bootleggers

This must just be the week of frivolous lawsuits!

Beyonce has filed a federal lawsuit in New York against a group of people who are selling bootleg copies of…

BET | June 20, 2009 - 12:30 pm

Stripper Kicks Man In The Head. Plus, Other XXX Lawsuits.

There’s a reason men are not allowed to touch strippers. Florida resident Michael Ireland was promptly (and rightfully) kicked in the head after forcefully slapping the butt of stripper Sakeena…

Daniela Guernica | June 5, 2009 - 10:30 am

Victoria’s Secret: She’s Giving You A Rash!

Victoria’s got a secret. Formaldehyde, the same stuff that preserves corpses, may be giving your boobs a lift, a rash, and even permanent scars. A few women are claiming they…

Simcha | November 12, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Quickies!: Elisabeth Hasselbeck Gets A Lot Of, Um, “Fan” Mail

According to Whoopi Goldberg, Elisabeth Hasselbeck gets more death threats than anyone else on “The View.” [New York Post]
Barack Obama’s half-hour infomercial on CBS, NBC, Fox and Spanish-language Univision…

Annika Harris | October 30, 2008 - 8:00 pm