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FTC Sues Arizona Company Over Acai Pill Free Trials
Posted on 17 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHICAGO - (AP) Dreams of rapid weight loss and fake celebrity endorsements from Oprah Winfrey and Rachael Ray lured customers into providing their credit or debit card numbers as they signed up online for a "free trial" of acai berry pills.... Read More

Oprah Winfrey Settles Headmistress' Pennsylvania Lawsuit
Posted on 24 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PHILADELPHIA – (AP) Oprah Winfrey has settled a defamation lawsuit filed by a headmistress she had accused of performing poorly at her South African girls school, where some students claimed they were abused, lawyers said Tuesday. The lawsuit by... Read More

Judge Refuses To Dismiss Lawsuit Against J.K. Rowling
Posted on 15 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LONDON - (AP) A British judge refused to dismiss a plagiarism lawsuit against "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling on Thursday, saying claims that the best-selling author stole ideas from an obscure fantasy book deserved to be considered at a... Read More