Fyre Fest’s Billy McFarland Ordered To Pay $3M To Former Investor
Entrapreneur Billy McFarland, the infamous leader behind 2017’s failed Fyre Festival, has been ordered to pay back $3 million to an investor who sponsored the event. Earlier this week, New York County Judge Joel H. Cohen handed out a default judgement in favor of EHL Funding, the defrauded investor,... Read more
Saints Season Ticket Holders’ ‘No Call’ Lawsuit Gets Tossed By Judge
A pair of Saints season ticket holders were fighting for justice for their team after a “no call” cost them a spot in the Super Bowl by suing the NFL, but a New Orleans federal judge threw out the lawsuit on Thursday. Earlier this month, the New Orleans Saints... Read more
Saints Season Ticket Holders File Suit Against NFL For NFC Game
Over the past few days, the NFC Championship game between the New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Rams has sparked controversy after the Rams pass interference penalty went uncalled by referees. Now, Saints season ticket holders are suing the NFL, demanding a re-match. The outcome of the NFC game... Read more
Lil Wayne, Migos Face 500K Lawsuit For Allegedly Booking Fake Gigs
Rapper Lil Wayne and hip-hop group Migos are facing a $500,000 lawsuit from an investor who claims the artists were booked for shows that never happened. Investor Ramin Natan reportedly loaned over $500,000 to the third-party organization Eric Stenger and Echelon Music Group in 2017, according to JasmineBRAND. The... Read more
Man Sues Ticketmaster After Purchasing Wrong ‘Hamilton’ Tickets
A Texas attorney who accidentally purchased tickets for Broadway’s hit musical Hamilton for the wrong day is now suing Ticketmaster. According to court documents obtained by Above the Law, Joshua Davis had intended to buy three tickets to a Hamilton show on March 14 or 15 in New York... Read more
R. Kelly Under Criminal Investigation After Docuseries Sparks Conversation
R. Kelly has faced severe backlash after Lifetime aired the docuseries “Surviving R. Kelly,” detailing more than two decades worth of sexual assault allegations, and now, the singer is under investigation. According to TMZ, a case was opened in the Fulton County Disctrict Attorney’s Office following last week’s airing... Read more
FIFA Forced To Pay Broker $16.8M For Unissued World Cup Tickets
FIFA was forced to pay $16.8 million plus interest to the U.S. ticket broker JB Sports Marketing, who never received World Cup tickets in 2014, a Swiss Supreme Court ruled. JBSM has been engaged in a lawsuit against FIFA since 2015. According to an email exchange between former FIFA general... Read more
Victim of Concert Shooting Drops Lawsuit Against Meek Mill
A man who was allegedly shot at a Meek Mill concert in 2016 has dismissed his lawsuit against the rapper as of last week. According to The Blast, Dylan Thomas filed court documents to inform a Connecticut judge that he is dismissing his claims against the rapper, Oakdale Theatre,... Read more
6ix9ine Faces $300,000 Lawsuit After Skipping Concert
While 6ix9ine is in federal custody awaiting charges of racketeering and firearms, he now faces another lawsuit after bailing on a concert in October 2018. Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine was slated to perform at an unofficial event at Howard University’s Homecoming Weekend on October 28 in Washington, D.C. He was... Read more
Gwen Stefani Faces Lawsuit For Stampede During 2016 Concert
Gwen Stefani may be liable for a stampede which took place at one of her concerts in 2016 as a lawsuit filed by an injured fan moves forward. In 2016, Stefani performed a show at the PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, North Carolina. She reportedly told the crowd, without... Read more