The estate of Dorothy Brooks, the widow of Walter Brooks, who wrote the short story that was the basis of the TV show “Mr. Ed,” claims MGM cheated the estate on royalties for VHS and DVD sales, in Los Angeles Superior Court.
Eclipse Records sued the band “Bobaflex” and its five members for $100,000, claiming they owe money for recording services, failed to thank Eclipse in the liner notes to an album, as promised, but used the notes to insult Eclipse’s president, in New York County Court.
Videoegg.com and HI5.com violate copyright and induce copyright violations by distributing music and videos over the Internet, major recording studios claim in Manhattan Federal Court.
Photographer Alexander Vethers claims he loaned five photos to Michael Steinberg Fine Art, which refuses to return them, in New York County Court.