Actress Reboots Weinstein Suit To Add Disney, Miramax

Actress Paz de la Huerta on Tuesday refiled a California state court lawsuit accusing former film producer Harvey Weinstein of raping her multiple times, adding Miramax and The Walt Disney Co., as well as Disney’s current chief executive Robert Iger and his predecessor Michael Eisner, as defendants…

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Gibson Dunn Reps Playboy Writer Fighting White House Ban

Playboy magazine’s White House correspondent has tapped Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP to represent him in a lawsuit accusing Trump administration officials of violating the Constitution by revoking his press credentials, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Washington, D.C., federal court…

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WGA Takes Antitrust War With Talent Agencies Federal

The Writers Guild of America will wage its legal battle against several major talent agencies in federal court, dropping a state-level suit and filing counterclaims on Monday in federal suits brought by the talent shops over the contested practice of agents collecting payments from pairing TV writers with studios…

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