Live Nation Accused of “Delay Tactics” by Astroworld Plantiffs
A lawyer representing more than 1,500 concertgoers for the Astroworld Festival has accused Live Nation of “delay tactics” in the complex legal proceedings surrounding the tragedy which saw ten die and hundreds of others injured in a crowd crush at NRG Park in Houston. Brett Coon of Brent Coon... Read more
In Filings, Live Nation, Travis Scott Deny Responsibility for Astroworld
In their first responses to the flurry of lawsuits filed in the wake of last month’s tragedy at Astroworld, Live Nation Entertainment and its subsidiary Scoremore, Houston’s Harris County Sports and Convention Corporation (HCSC) and Travis Scott have all denied any responsibility for what happened in Houston. Scott’s representatives... Read more
Motion Filed to Consolidate Hundreds of Astroworld Lawsuits
A motion has been filed that could lead to the consolidation of hundreds of lawsuits related to the Astroworld tragedy, according to multiple reports. The merging of the lawsuits, which generally have similar causes of action and facts related, would drastically reduce the amount of legal work involved in... Read more
Travis Scott, Live Nation, ASM Global Hire Lawyers for Astroworld Lawsuits
With lawsuits continuing to pile up in the wake of the Astroworld tragedy last month, Travis Scott and Live Nation Entertainment have both brought in high profile legal representation, according to numerous reports. Hundreds of legal actions have already been filed in the aftermath of the Houston festival, which... Read more
Chuck D Rips Live Nation for Trying to Dodge Astroworld Blame
Public Enemy frontman Chuck D pulled no punches in an open letter addressing the Astroworld tragedy. The rapper and orator berated the entertainment giant for not taking full accountability for the tragedy, instead allowing Travis Scott to shoulder a huge amount of public criticism for events that occured while... Read more
Live Nation, Apple, Travis Scott Targeted by $2 Billion Astroworld Lawsuit
After seeing a $750 million lawsuit filed earlier this week in the wake of the Astroworld tragedy, Live Nation Entertainment is staring down another lawsuit filed Thursday in the wake of the event, this one seeking more than double that in damages – $2 billion. The complaint was filed... Read more
Live Nation Could Strip Right to Sue from Consumers With Astroworld Refunds
According to legal analysis, those who attended Astroworld Festival in Houston and are considering legal action should read the fine print if event organizers make good on early promises to pay out refunds. It is possible that the terms included with acceptance of that refund will require consumers to... Read more
Houston Chief: Live Nation’s Astroworld Security Staffing Records “Not Good”
Records turned over by Live Nation Entertainment regarding the staffing of important security positions for the Astroworld Festival were “just not good” according to Houston’s Chief of Police Troy Finner at a news conference this week. The event had hundreds of police officers working in addition to private security,... Read more
Travis Scott, Live Nation Targeted by Dozens of Lawsuits in Wake of Astroworld Tragedy
Dozens of lawsuits have been filed already following Saturday’s tragic Astroworld concert in Texas, where eight died and hundreds were injured in a crowd “crush” as Travis Scott performed. Scott, fellow performer Drake, and promoter Live Nation Entertainment have all been targeted in the legal actions, all filed in... Read more
All Astroworld Tickets to Be Refunded Following Tragedy
After tragedy struck Saturday at Astroworld in Houston, all ticket-holders will be refunded, according to an announcement Monday by event organizers. The event was abruptly halted with Travis Scott on stage Saturday night as panic erupted in the tightly-packed crowd, leading to hundreds of injuries and the deaths of... Read more