Tag Archives: lawsuits

  • Lawsuit Over Oprah Winfrey’s Telluride Property Dismissed

    Jul 18, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *A lawsuit accusing Oprah Winfrey of blocking access to hiking trails near her property above Telluride, Colorado, has been dismissed. According to the Telluride Daily Planet, a judge tossed the case from San Miguel County District Court, saying that it should have been filed in Mountain Village Municipal Court. Seventh Judicial District Judge Steven Patrick […]

  • ‘RHOA’s’ Phaedra Parks Ordered to Sit for Deposition

    Jun 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 10 Comments

    *Phaedra Parks will no longer get to avoid a legal matter over accusations that she ran a criminal enterprise. According to Radar Online, the “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star has been slapped with a court order stipulating that she sit for a deposition in her ongoing defamation lawsuit within 45 days, or face the wrath […]

  • Lawsuit Accuses BET of Stealing Facebook Likes for ‘The Game’

    Jun 24, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Last year, an insurance agent named Stacey Mattocks sued Black Entertainment Television for stealing her 6 million Facebook “Likes” for “The Game” – an unprecedented legal maneuver that calls into question the value of that many  “Likes” on the social network. The Hollywood Reporter’s Eriq Gardner reports: The plaintiff had set up a Facebook page for […]

  • Proposed $40 Million Settlement for Central Park Five

    Jun 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Twenty five years after the Central Park jogger case polarized New York City, the dark chapter appears to be closing with a proposal for the city to pay a $40 million civil rights settlement to the five black and Hispanic men wrongfully convicted in the case, a source with knowledge of the settlement told CNN […]

  • Employees Told to ‘Pray’ at Work & Say ‘I Love You’ to Mgmt or Get Fired

    Jun 13, 14 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *Some of us are fortunate to have the greatest bosses in the world, and we know it. And though we really like them a lot, and respect them to no end, its doubtful we would say, “I love you.” That would be weird right? Now imagine being forced to tell them that. Even weirder. But […]

  • UPS Sued for Racial Discrimination in Kentucky

    Jun 12, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *A group of eight current and former employees of United Parcel Service in Kentucky are suing the company saying they faced racial discrimination, poor treatment based on race and retaliation after they complained. The men also contend an effigy of a black UPS employee hung from the ceiling outside the manager’s office for four days, […]