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Actress Paz De La Huerta Sued Over New York City Bar Ruckus
Posted on 27 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) First she was arrested, and now actress Paz de la Huerta has been sued over her encounter with a former reality TV figure she's accused of attacking in a swanky nightspot. Samantha Swetra's lawsuit, filed Friday, says she was "maliciously... Read More

N.J. Judge Allows ‘Jersey Shore’ Lawsuit To Proceed
Posted on 4 May 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

TOMS RIVER, N.J. – (AP) A judge in New Jersey has agreed to hear a lawsuit that claims producers of MTV's hit reality show "Jersey Shore" engaged in a "criminal enterprise" by profiting from showing fights that cast members... Read More

Viacom, Cablevision Settle Lawsuit Over iPad TV App
Posted on 12 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN FRANCISCO - (AP) Cablevision Systems Corp. and Viacom Inc., the owner of MTV and other cable TV channels, have settled a lawsuit over software that lets subscribers view Viacom channels and individual shows on demand on their iPads. Viacom had sought... Read More

Viacom Sues Cablevision Over iPad Video App
Posted on 24 Jun 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - (AP) Viacom Inc., the owner of MTV, Comedy Central and other television channels, accused cable TV distributor Cablevision Systems Corp. on Thursday of making its shows available on the iPad without permission. Viacom is seeking millions... Read More