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  • Oprah and Tyler Settle Lawsuit Accusing Them of Stealing TV Show

    Sep 24, 14 by the Jasmine BRAND Leave a comment

    * Media partner theJasmineBRAND.com exclusively reports Tyler Perry and Oprah Winfrey have privately settled a legal battle accusing them of stealing the idea behind their hit show “The Have and Have Nots”, with the lawsuit being dismissed by the writer. Perry & Harpo Productions were sued by a company named Parables Entertainment in federal court earlier this year. […]

  • Cadet’s Lawyer Claims Patti LaBelle Had Her Bodyguard Beat Him (Watch)

    Sep 17, 14 by EURPublisher01 7 Comments

    *An attorney for an ex-West Point cadet told jurors Tuesday that Patti LaBelle ordered her bodyguard to beat up his client as he waited for a ride home outside a Houston airport terminal, resulting in a brain injury that forced him to drop out of the military academy. Team LaBelle claims the cadet was drunk […]

  • Rick Ross, Jay Z & Dr. Dre Win Lawsuit Against Gospel Group

    Aug 8, 14 by thejasminebrand 1 Comment

    *Earlier this year EURweb partner theJasmineBRAND.com reported that Jay-Z, Rick Ross & Dr. Dre were sued by gospel singers Clara Shepherd Warrick and Jimmy Lee Weary. The singers claimed the rappers infringed on their copyright by using their 1976 song “I’m So Grateful (Keep in Touch)” in the rappers song “3 Kings.” They even alleged that their song had been forever defaced […]

  • Octavia Spencer Must Face Trial Over Sensa Endorsement

    Jul 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Octavia Spencer, who won an Oscar for her role in “The Help” and who will next appear in Fox’s “Red Band Society,” could soon be bringing to a jury a unique showdown that spotlights exactly how sponsors expect celebrities to use social media, notes The Hollywood Reporter. The actress made a $1.25 million deal to […]

  • Rapper Meek Mill Scores $750k Legal Victory Despite Lock-Down Status

    Jul 18, 14 by the Jasmine BRAND Leave a comment

    *Meek Mill (real name Robert Williams) is currently locked up for the next 4-6 months  (or 3 weeks, depending on who you ask) for violating his probation, but the rapper scored a legal victory against a Philadelphia Police officer with the $750k lawsuit filed against him being dismissed. Media partner, theJasmineBRAND.com exclusively reports that the 27-year-old Maybach Music Group artist was […]

  • ‘Treme’ Actor Settles Racial Profiling Suit Against NYC Macy’s

    Jul 18, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    “Treme” actor Rob Brown has settled a civil rights lawsuit he filed against Macy’s after he was stopped and detained at the flagship New York store. Macy’s says in a statement Friday that Brown’s federal case has been “settled in principle,” as a judge indicated in a filing Wednesday. Macy’s wouldn’t discuss the terms. Brown […]