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Kanye West SUED! Did He Mine For Music That Wasn't His On 2005's Gold Digger?

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As if his lady love Kim Kardashian isn't dealing with ENOUGH legal drama right now!

It appears Kanye West is now facing his very own, multimillion-dollar lawsuit…for infringement on his 2005 smash hit, Gold Digger!

YEAH! Feels a little late in the game to be throwing this one at him NOW, right?

Perhaps! But allow us to explain:

So while the track, off of Yeezy's album Late Registration, mainly samples Ray Charles' I Got A Woman, it also allegedly borrows David Pryor's "get down" chant from his 1974 track with Thunder & Lightning, Bumpin' Bus Stop…at least 50 TIMES!

However, the musician was incredibly sick back in 2005, and passed away in 2006, never realizing where his voice had ended up!

As attorney Courtney M. Coates explains:

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Zayn Malik's Sister SHUT DOWN By One Direction's Manager!

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There was only One Direction for Doniya Malik's website to go- in the bin!

Zayn Malik's kid sister was using big bro's band to sell homemade buttons and T-shirts and other merchandise to make a little extra cash.

But the psychology student's side biz was quickly shut down by 1D's manager, who said she did NOT have the rights to the band's name and logo!

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EXCLUSIVE! Kardashians' Khroma Vs. Chroma Battle Heats Up

Looks like this beauty dramz is not going to settle down anytime soon.

And we kinda love it!

Chroma Beauty, the high-end makeup line that has accused the Kardashians of stealing their name and confuzzling their customers, has hit back at Khloe Kardashian's claims that her and her sisters' name for their Khroma Beauty line came about organically.

Michael Rey, co-owner of Chroma, commented on the name issue exclusively to CoCoPerez.com, saying:

It's a shame that Boldface Licensing and Branding, the company that teamed with the Kardashians in creating their new makeup line, didn't do their homework. The Kardashians might have considered themselves clever when picking the name 'Khroma' for their new makeup line and spelling it with a K, but they ought to have known that we, Chroma have been doing business from our studio right here in Beverly Hills using 'Chroma' as a trademark for the past 12 years on our quality products and services. It seems hard to believe that the Kardashians and Boldface Licensing and Branding had not heard of, or seen our studio. Their actions have caused great concern and confusion with our clientele. Therefore, we have taken the action of filing both a lawsuit for trademark infringement and a motion for preliminary injunction to prevent further damage to our brand. We did not seek this battle but we will continue to do whatever necessary to defend the Chroma brand.

Uh oh, looks like the gloves are off!

And lest we forget, there is still the issue of that other Kroma makeup line suing the sisters for trademark infringement.

We're exhausted just trying to keep all the names straight!

Can't they all just kiss and make up?

[Image via Khroma Beauty]

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Carly Rae Jepsen & Owl City's Adam Young's Sneaky, Illegal, And Thieving Good Time?

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They did what!?

According to the allegations within one recently filed lawsuit, Carly Rae Jepsen and Adam Young are thieves!

Music thieves!!

An Alabama-based singer, Allyson Nichole Burnett, claims the Canadian pop-superstar and the Owl City frontman ripped off one of her songs to make the ultra-successful Good Time!

What!? We adore Carly and Adam!

We sincerely hope these claims aren't true!

We're tunable to track down Allyson's 2010 track Ah, It's a Love Song, but our first instinct is "innocent until proven guilty."

The legal mumbo-jumbo is confusingly worded, but this is what the complaint said:

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Percy Jackson & The Lightning Thief Literary Thieves Cleared Of Wrongdoing!

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Rick Riordan did NOT plagiarize material for Percy Jackson & the Olympians books!

Unless, of course, you count those Ancient Greek myths he ripped from! But those are in the public domain, so we choose to ignore them!

The children's author, his series of books, and the studios representing the film adaptations — Disney and Fox — were entrenched in a lengthy court battle for sometime but the verdict has finally returned…

By Zeus' beard, Rick and his material are in the free and clear!

This is undoubtedly great news for Logan Lerman, a.k.a . Percy Jackson, a.k.a. the dude with the divine ancestry, in the films!

Percy Jackson & the Sea of Monsters, the second film in the series, hits theaters next summer!

[Image via Hyperion Books.]

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Elton John Wants 'Baseless And Absurd' Lawsuit Over Nikita Lyrics Dismissed

Oh, he's not having any of this!!!

A songwriter named Guy Hobbs filed a lawsuit against Elton John back in April over the lyrics used in his 1985 hit Nikita, but the musician is calling the charges "baseless and absurd."

Hobbs alleges that many of the lyrics used in the song are taken from a song called Natasha that he wrote in 1982 and sent to Elton's music publishing company only to never hear back. On top of calling Rocket Man out for stealing such brilliantly generic words such as "I need you," "just," and "never," this guy thinks he stole the entire idea for the song.

Hobbs' Natasha is based on his affair with a Russian cruise ship waitress, while Elton's Nikita is about an East German female border guard during the Cold War.

Since you can't copyright an idea behind a song and the lyrics are "commonplace elements", Elton and co-writer Bernie Taupin have fired back, saying:

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Judge Dredd Dismisses Expendables Case Against Sly Stallone

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They drew first blood, but Rambo ALWAYS wins in the end!

Sylvester Stallone and the production companies responsible for The Expendables were cleared of wrongdoing Monday when a judge dismissed charges of copyright infringement.

It looked rocky there for awhile after Marcus Webb claimed the popular action flick stole concepts from his original script!!

Sly's lawyers delivered an

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