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Monday Morning JetLawg

On March 14, 2010 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

Burberry lawsuit accuses T.J. Maxx and Marshall’s of selling mass quantities of counterfeits.

E-Trade prepares to defend against Lindsay Lohan’s “meritless” $100 million lawsuit.

Pink Floyd victory against EMI may end online sale of individual tracks.

 Scientologists battle upcoming release of German film.

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Ripples of the David Letterman Extortion Scandal

On October 7, 2009 By JETLaw

On October 1, late-night comedian David Letterman, host of the Late Show with David Letterman, shocked his audience by admitting on-air that he had been the victim of a two-million-dollar extortion plot. Letterman informed his viewers that he had received a package containing proof that he had done “terrible things,” along with a [...]

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On October 4, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

CBS receiving criticism for lack of homosexual characters on scripted shows. And in the late-night realm, David Letterman sex-scandal/extortion plot getting even more attention.

The verdict is in: Americans don’t like being tracked online.

Federal employees barred from TWD, [...]

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Travolta Testifies at Extortion Trial

On September 24, 2009 By Kat Kubis

John Travolta is the star witness at the extortion trial involving personal documents related to the emergency medical treatment of his son, Jett. Two people are accused of threatening the release of private information connected to Jett’s death unless paid $25 million. Travolta’s sixteen-year-old son suffered a massive seizure that ultimately proved fatal [...]

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