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Bill Cosby: Pudding Pops and Quaaludes
Posted on 15 Jul 2015 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

Almost ten years after a woman filed a civil suit in Pennsylvania against Bill Cosby, alleging, among other things, a sexual assault claim, the Associated Press (AP) requested the release of certain documents that had been sealed following the settlement... Read More

NBA Ref Sues AP, Sports Writer Over Twitter Post
Posted on 17 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MINNEAPOLIS - (AP) An NBA referee has sued The Associated Press and one of its sports writers over a Twitter message suggesting he intentionally made a bad call to make up for a previous bad call that went against the Minnesota Timberwolves. In a federal... Read More

AP Sues Urban Outfitters, Others Over 'HOPE' Image
Posted on 12 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) The Associated Press has sued several retailers in federal court in New York over their sale of products using the Barack Obama "HOPE" image. The news agency filed lawsuits Wednesday against Urban Outfitters Inc., Nordstrom Inc... Read More

AP And Clothing Company Settle Copyright Dispute
Posted on 17 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) The Associated Press and a clothing maker that distributed merchandise based on artist Shepard Fairey's work have settled copyright claims stemming from the use of an AP photograph to create his Barack Obama "HOPE" poster... Read More