lawsuits

Donald Duck Accused Of Groping A Woman

A good rule of thumb: never trust a man without pants. On a trip to Epcot Center in 2008, 27-year-old April Magolon stopped to get Donald Duck’s autograph. And after…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | August 13, 2010 - 4:50 pm

DJ AM Gets Sued By A Neighbor, Even Though He’s Dead

Isaac Toveg used to live next door to DJ AM, also known as Adam Goldstein. And Toveg claims that when he went outside, he’d often find a “gaseous foul odor…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | August 4, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Apple Being Sued For iPads That Shut Down In The Sun

Pissed that their uber-expensive tech toys shut down in intense heat and sun, three iPad users are suing Apple for everything from false advertising to breaching consumer protection laws. The…

Lily Q | July 29, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Vampire Weekend Sued By The Girl On Their Album Cover

When I first saw the cover for Vampire Weekend’s sophomore album, Contra, I thought it was weak. It’s a shadowy Polaroid pic of a redheaded girl donning a light yellow…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | July 16, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Gary Coleman Nude Clip Sparks A Lawsuit And The Creeps

A lot of people have trouble letting sleeping dogs lie. Not to call Gary Coleman a dog, but a site called Kikster.com has obtained a clip of the deceased actor…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 28, 2010 - 5:50 pm

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/Kate-Book.com | 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/Kate-Book.com | 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/Kate-Book.com | 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/Kate-Book.com | 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