'Spinal Tap' Creators Reach Settlement In Lawsuit Over ProfitsA settlement has been reached in a long-running dispute between the creators of "This Is Spinal Tap" and Vivendi SA, which owns the rights to the cult mockumentary.
Taylor Swift 'Shake It Off' Lawsuit To Go Forward In LAA Los Angeles federal judge refused to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a pair of songwriters who claim Taylor Swift lifted lyrics from their 2001 recording as the basis for her 2014 hit "Shake It Off."
Family Of Man Who Died After Contracting COVID-19 Sues Hollywood Nursing Home Where He LivedAccording to the Los Angeles County Public Health Department, 58 residents and 38 staff members at the facility have tested positive for COVID-19. At least 19 of them have died.
UC System To Sue Over ICE Directive Forcing International Students To Take In-Person Classes Or Leave USHarvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have also filed lawsuits, and the University of Southern California said it was weighing its legal options.
Vanessa Bryant Seeking Damages From Helicopter Company In Crash That Killed Kobe, Gianna BryantThe new claim filed last Friday in Los Angeles County Superior Court did not specify the amount she is seeking in personal damages, but does say the late NBA star’s lost earnings were in the “hundreds of millions.”
ACLU Sues LA, San Bernardino Over Curfew OrdersDefendants named in the lawsuit include Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, LAPD Chief Michel Moore, Sheriff Alex Villanueva and San Bernardino police Chief Eric McBride.
Dodgers Fan Sues Team Over 2019 Parking Lot Beating That Left Him In Coma With Broken SkullA Dodgers fan who said he was attacked in the stadium parking lot after a 2019 home game is suing the team, alleging the lighting was poor and security was lacking.
Led Zeppelin Did Not Lift 'Stairway To Heaven' Riff, Appeals Court RulesLed Zeppelin did not steal the opening guitar riff of the band's song "Stairway to Heaven" from the defunct Los Angeles group Spirit, a federal appeals court ruled Monday.
Family Of Man Killed By Off-Duty Officer Inside Corona Costco Files Civil Rights LawsuitThe family of a developmentally disabled man who was fatally shot by an off-duty officer inside a Corona Costco has announced the filing of a civil rights lawsuit.
88-Year-Old Woman Who Tripped Over Scooter, Fracturing Hip, Sues Lyft And City Of Santa MonicaAn 87-year-old woman who tripped over a Lyft scooter in Santa Monica, fracturing her hip and elbow, was suing the city, the rideshare company, and the Santa Monica Community College District.
Widow Sues Truth Aquatics Owner In Conception Boat Fire That Killed 34Christine Dignam, who lost her husband Justin Dignam, filed her claim Monday in Los Angeles federal court.
Family Of Boy Told To Urinate In Classroom Trash Can, Forced To Wear Trash Bag Files Lawsuit Against LAUSDThe lawsuit claims that the district was negligent in their hiring, training, and the supervising of her son.
Homeowners Sue Company For Dumping Burning Trash At Site Of Sandalwood FireThe Sandalwood Fire was sparked Oct. 10 when the driver dumped the burning trash near the Villa Calimesa Mobile Home Park,
Attorneys Announce Plans To File Wrongful Death Suit In Fatal Moreno Valley School AttackThe legal guardians of the 13-year-old boy killed after he was attacked at school said Friday they planned to sue Moreno Valley Unified School District in the boy's death.
James Franco's Former Students Sue Alleging Sexual ExploitationTwo actresses have sued James Franco and the acting and film school he founded, saying the actor intimidated his students into gratuitous and exploitative sexual situations.