The Hollyweird Legal Round-Up: What Does ‘Raging Bull’ Have To Do With Led Zeppelin’s Thievery?

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Our faithful legal correspondent explains how 'Raging Bull' had a butterfly effect on Led Zeppelin's infringement defense.

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Ranking History’s Most Competent Fictional Lawyers (A FilmDrunk Law Review)

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From Lionel Hutz to Saul Goodman, our legal correspondent ranks the most proficient fictional lawyers.


The Hollyweird Legal Round-Up: The Curious Legal History Of Donald Sterling

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Our real-life lawyer and FilmDrunk legal correspondent explains privacy laws and the curious legal history of Donald Sterling.


The Hollyweird Legal Round Up: A Golf Tee In The Butt Stunt Gone Wrong

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Our legal correspondent breaks down the case against the DJ who hit that model in the butt with a golf club.


Guy Depicted In ‘Wolf Of Wall Street’ Objects To His Portrayal As Whoremonger: The Hollyweird Legal Round Up

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This week, a character depicted in Wolf of Wall Street objects to his depiction as a be-toupee'd whore-lover, and being named "Rugrat" instead of "Wigwam."


Legal Breakdown: The Makers Of ‘Twiharder’ Sued The Makers Of Twilight And Vice Versa

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The makers of 'Twiharder' sued the makers of the Twilight franchise and vice versa, and in the process taught us some incredible facts about Twilight. Our legal correspondent has your break down.

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Quentin Tarantino Vs. Gawker, The Legal Breakdown (By An Actual Lawyer)

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FilmDrunk's real-life entertainment lawyer breaks down Quentin Tarantino's recently lawsuit against Gawker over the Hateful Eight script leak.


Legal Roundup: And Juggastice For All

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This week, the ACLU sued the Department of Justice on behalf of Juggalos everywhere. Our legal correspondent translates the legalese to you the layman.

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The Hollyweird Legal Round-Up: Shia LaBeouf (Allegedly) Went Method for Securities Fraud

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This week, our faithful legal correspondent tells us about the time Shia Labeouf allegedly method acted his way to securities fraud.


The Hollyweird Legal Round-Up: Zhang Ziyi is *Not* a Highly-Paid Prostitute

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This week, our legal correspondent takes on Zhang Ziyi's alleged prostitution, and the time Tippi Hedren made a million dollars for getting hit with a gallon of water.

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The Hollyweird Legal Round-Up: Ellen Pages Leaked “Nudes”

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Did you know Ellen Page's leaked, digitized nude pictures are floating around the internet? Buttockus Finch, Esq. takes us to school. Nude school.


The Hollyweird Legal Round-Up: Defamation, Dr. Dre, and You

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The Hollyweird Legal Round-Up is our weekly guide to entertainment industry lawsuits and lawyerly mud-slinging, written by our legal correspondent, real-life Hollywood lawyer "Buttockus Finch.

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The Hollyweird Legal Round Up: Chris Brown’s Fake Community Service and Rupert Murdoch’s Divorce

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In this week's Hollyweird Legal Round-Up, FilmDrunk's legal correspondent takes on Chris Brown, Rupert Murdoch, and all the scum fit to bag.


The Hollyweird Legal Roundup: Can you hurt your wrists making fake dating profiles?

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The Hollyweird Legal Round-Up is our weekly guide to entertainment industry lawsuits and lawyerly mud-slinging, written by our legal correspondent, real-life Hollywood super lawyer "Buttockus Finch.

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The Hollyweird Legal Roundup 5: Max Wade and the stalled Danny Trejo Vehicle

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FilmDrunk's Hollywood legal correspondent offers his legalistic breakdown of the week in entertainment lawsuits, include the Guy Fieri-related attempted murder trial of Max Wade, and the Danny Trejo movie that may never be.


The Hollyweird Legal Roundup, with Buttockus Finch

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