Tag Archives: lawsuit

  • Two Aunt Jemima Heirs Get Their $3 Billion Lawsuits Tossed by Judge

    Feb 19, 15 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Oh well, back to the drawing board. Last August, two men – Dannez W. Hunter and Larnell Evans, Jr. – who claimed to be the great-grandsons of Anna Short Harrington, who portrayed syrup and pancake figurehead Aunt Jemima filed suit against PepsiCo and the Quaker Oats Company, claiming that the defendants had failed to pay […]

  • Sly Stone Awarded $5 Million in Breach of Contract Lawsuit

    Jan 28, 15 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments

    *Sly Stone was awarded $5 million on Tuesday in a breach-of-contract suit that claimed his business partners and his own company cheated him out of royalties, reports Billboard. A Los Angeles Superior Court jury ruled for the 71-year-old funk legend in his action against his ex-manager Gerald Goldstein, attorney Glenn Stone and Even St. Productions […]

  • ‘I’m Not Gay No More!’ Dude Target of Church Lawsuit?

    Nov 21, 14 by EurPublisher 7 Comments

    *And why are we so NOT surprised to learn that the “I’m Not Gay No More” dude is on the verge of being sued by the very church that “delivered” him from his gayness? As we reported, Andrew Caldwell, went and took the viral video of his “deliverance,” auto-tuned it, added some background vocals and […]

  • Smokey Robinson and Ex-Wife Claudette Drop Lawsuit Over Royalties

    Nov 11, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *It looks like the war of the Robinson’s is over. Or, at least they appear to have called a truce. It seems that since February of this year, Smokey Robinson and his ex-wife Claudette, had been lining up to go to court and battle it out over music royalties and copyrights. Specifically, Smokey sued Claudette […]

  • Ginuwine On Verge of Bankruptcy; Sued Over Unpaid Royalties

    Nov 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Ginuwine (a.k.a. Elgin Baylor Lumpkin) enjoyed huge success as a solo artist in the late 1990s and early 2000s. And just last year, he released an album as part of the group TGT (along with Tank and Tyrese.) But now, he’s broke. According to the New York Daily News, word of his freefall came during a […]

  • Pebbles Files $40M Lawsuit Against Viacom over TLC Biopic

    Oct 22, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *After months of complaining that VH1’s TLC biopic “CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story” made her look less than honorable while managing the trio, Perri “Pebbles” Reid has finally taken legal action against the network’s parent company, Viacom, for what she called “many false and defamatory statements” made about her in the film. The New York Post’s […]