The makers of NWA biopic 'Straight Outta Compton' including Ice Cube and Dr. Dre have dismissed a $110 million lawsuit filed by the former NWA manager Jerry Heller, who claims the film falsely portraying him as the source of conflict.
Two sports giants settled their legal differences this week. NIKE and ex-NFL star Shawne Merriman issued statements that the agreement was amicable. Merriman had previously sued NIKE for $18 million in damages for allegedly violating his trademark line "Lights Out."
The series of lawsuits and countersuits between Fastcase Inc., a legal research firm, and online legal publisher Lawriter LLC turns the spotlight on an issue that will have serious legal repercussions for media and the law: are public laws subject to copyright?
An ex-Auschwitz guard, who is allegedly involved in the gassing of more than hundreds of thousands of Jews in Western Germany, was sent to trial for 170,000 counts of accessory to murder. Several Auschwitz survivors are set to testify against the former guard.
Restoring the original Ministerial Code No. 10 regarding the goverment's obligation to maintain international law is what the Gulf Center for Human Rights (GCHR) appeals to Downing Street. The "overarching duty" was ommitted from it.