Lawsuit

Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Lucian Grainge at The Beverly Hilton on January 25, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Likely To Alter Music Business

A jury’s verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” won’t just be felt by the singer’s pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.

03/11/2015

Joan and Melissa Rivers in 2013 (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for VH1)

Melissa Rivers Files Lawsuit In Mother Joan Rivers’ Death

The lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.

01/27/2015

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Federal Lawsuit Filed Against BLM

LAS VEGAS, Nevada –   A federal lawsuit was filed against the Bureau of Land Management and two unidentified BLM officers seeking compensation for the wrongful death of D’Andre Berghardt, Jr., a 20 year old […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/23/2014

File photo of Gov. Jan Brewer. (credit: Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Arizona Joining Texas-Led Immigration Lawsuit

Arizona is joining a lawsuit that challenges the Obama administration’s recently announced executive actions on immigration, Gov. Jan Brewer announced Thursday.

12/04/2014

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Parents Of Girl Dead After Bullying Sue District

The parents of a seventh-grader who shot herself dead last December are suing the Las Vegas-area school district, alleging that administrators failed to inform them that their daughter was bullied at her middle school.

10/24/2014

(L-R) Lukasz ‘Dr Luke’ Gottwald (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) | Singer Kesha (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse Claims

Kesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.

10/15/2014

A New Mexico man is suing Burger King after he says a manager attacked him for complaining about cold onion rings. Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Suit: Cold Onion Rings Sparked Burger King Brawl

A New Mexico man is suing Burger King after he says a manager attacked him for complaining about cold onion rings.

10/09/2014

Rancher Cliven Bundy speaks during a news conference near his ranch on April 24, 2014 in Bunkerville, Nev. (credit: David Becker/Getty Images)

Rancher Says No Proof Cow In Crash Lawsuit Was His

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A southern Nevada rancher whose backers faced down federal agents during a cattle roundup in April now says he’s seen no proof that his cow caused a freeway crash that a […]

CBS Las Vegas–09/19/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (photo: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmate Accused Guards Of Allowing Other Inmates To Beat On Him

A former Elko County jail inmate is seeking more than $50,000 in damages in a federal lawsuit accusing jail guards of idly standing by while three other inmates nearly beat him to death.

09/16/2014

Michael Jackson performs during his "HIStory" world tour concert Nov. 10, 1996 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo: Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Judge: Billboard Awards Can Use Michael Jackson Hologram

The companies behind the Tupac Shakur hologram at the 2012 Coachella claimed Billboard was illegally using their patents to create a Michael Jackson hologram.

05/16/2014

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