Topic: Celebrity Lawsuits

6 Celebrity Caretakers/Enablers Whose Negligence Is Almost As Bad As Conrad Murray’s ‘Involuntary Manslaughter’ Verdict

6 Celebrity Caretakers/Enablers Whose Negligence Is Almost As Bad As Conrad Murray's 'Involuntary Manslaughter' Verdict

Earlier today, Dr. Conrad Murray was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of his patient Michael Jackson. The jury called him reckless and unprofessional for prescribing the troubled pop star sleeping pills and pumping him full of the drug propofol. Unfortunately, this sort of caretaker and/or enabler relationship is a common part of Hollywood: Doctors, parents, and hangers-on who encourage celebrities into destructive behavior and often get off clean. Here are six people whose influence was more harmful than helpful. More »

Crush Links: Now Kim Kardashian and David Beckham Have Something in Common

Crush Links: Now Kim Kardashian and David Beckham Have Something in Common

• Looks and talent run in the family: Meet the celebrities who are already following in their older siblings’ footsteps, like Elle Fanning. (College Candy)

Pippa Middleton‘s got a posse: The Pipparettes, her three best girlfriends. (The Frisky)

• Watch one of Louis CK‘s first bumbling stand-up comedy routines from 1987. (BuzzFeed)

Kim Kardashian is suing In Touch Weekly for claiming she’s cheating on fiancé Kris Humphries. (Betty Confidential)

• Could Hayden Panettiere already have a new, tall jock boyfriend? She was seen with Jets wide receiver Scotty McKnight last week… (People)

Jenna Jameson Is Being Sued for Going to Perez Hilton’s Birthday Party

Jenna Jameson Is Being Sued for Going to Perez Hilton's Birthday Party

Two Illinois theaters are suing Jenna Jameson for failing to show at press appearances for her movie Zombie Strippers. (Seriously.) Jenna claimed that she had to miss the appearances – that she was being paid for – because she was sick, but the very same night she was photographed hanging out at Perez Hilton‘s birthday party in Los Angeles. In fact, this photo of Jenna was taken at that party! I got it from WENN, the photo service we use here at Crushable. It took me about four seconds to search for it. Oh, and here’s the photo again in our recap of the event. More »

Ke$ha Suing Watch Company for “TikTok” Watchband

Ke$ha Suing Watch Company for "TikTok" Watchband

This is rich: “Garbage chic” popstar Ke$ha is attempting to sue Chicago-based watch company Wimo Labs because the name of their new watchband “TikTok” sounds and looks like her first hit single, “Tik Tok.” And even though the absence of the letter C is strange on Wimo’s end, it’s a watch company. The phrase “tick tock” has been associated with nothing but timepieces for hundreds of years. More »

Kourtney Kardashian Sued

Kourtney Kardashian Sued

It may be small fries to the Kardashians, but to one children’s clothing vendor, $2,331.23 is important enough to go to court over. Teen fashion company Flowers by Zoe has filed suit against Kourtney Kardashian in small claims court, alleging … More »