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May 31, 2011

A legal battle has arisen over a remake for the classic horror film, "The Crow." Harvey Weinstein and his film company are involved in a suit against Relativity Media over the distribution rights to the film.

Relativity Media is striking back against the distribution rights lawsuit with another suit claiming that the Weinstein Co. (TWC) ruined the release of another movie the two companies co-produced, "Nine".

May 23, 2011

Lil' Wayne has been in and out of the news for most of the past two years due to legal troubles and multiple new CD releases.

May 10, 2011

"Iron Man" actor Terrence Howard has been sued by a former manager who accused him of withholding royalties, WENN.com reports.

According to the news source, Victoria Frederick filed the lawsuit against Howard in Pennsylvania recently, claiming she is owed at least $145,000 in unpaid royalties from the actor.

In the lawsuit, Frederick claims she began to supervise Howard's work-related interests in the mid-2000s and claims that the actor agreed to give her 10 percent of all of his earnings while she managed him during his career.

Additionally, Frederick

Apr 28, 2011

Actress Katie Holmes, who filed a lawsuit against Star Magazine after it suggested that she was a drug addict, has reportedly settled the legal action for an apology from the publication and a significant donation to a charity of her choice.

The Los Angeles Times reports that the magazine cover in question read "Addiction Nightmare: Katie DRUG SHOCKER!

Apr 20, 2011

The U.S. government has reportedly filed a lawsuit against a Florida company over a 3-D dinosaur movie currently playing at the Smithsonian Museum's IMAX theater in Washington D.C., The Associated Press reports.

According to the news provider, attorneys for the government claim that Comet Distribution Ltd.