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There are already lawsuits over the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight. By Eriq Gardner, The Hollywood Reporter The pay-networks go for a big, bold injunction in a copyright infringement lawsuit against several websites. The match between boxers Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquiao hasn’t even begun, and yet, Showtime Networks, HBO and the boxers’ promotional outfits have filed […]

Here is the latest in entertainment news.   By Eriq Gardner, The Hollywood Reporter  A lawsuit is dismissed with Dash’s attorney trumpeting a “creative” deal that will allow the two to work together again. Lee Daniels has resolved a sticky legal situation involving $2M lent by Damon Dash, which the Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder asserted was […]

By Eriq Gardner, The Hollywood Reporter CEO Richard Plepler could be forced to testify in a massive case brought by a soccer ball manufacturer over a “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel” story that allegedly featured “staged” scenes and “doctored” interviews. In the past month, HBO has experienced tremendous highs in non-fiction programming: Both The Jinx and […]

By Austin Siegemund-Broka, The Hollywood Reporter They claim the TVpad network streams Chinese programs in addition to content from HBO, BBC and CNN, all unauthorized. Dish is turning East to fight alleged piracy. The satellite broadcaster filed suit Friday claiming copyright infringement by a group of Chinese companies that produces the set-top TV unit TVpad. […]