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Your Honor: Showtime Releases Bryan Cranston Legal Thriller Teaser

Your Honor: Showtime Releases Bryan Cranston Legal Thriller Teaser

Though we've covered the casting news and heard some of the rumblings, Showtime offered viewers their first full teaser for Bryan Cranston's (Breaking Bad) upcoming limited legal thriller Your Honor Written by Peter Moffat (The Night Of) and stemming from executive producers Robert and Michelle King (The Good Fight), Cranston, and Moffat, the ten-episode series[...]


Your Honor: Hunter Doohan Joins Bryan Cranston in Showtime Legal Thriller Limited Series

"Your Honor": Hunter Doohan Joins Bryan Cranston in Showtime Legal Thriller Limited Series

Based on Israeli drama Kvodo and originating from Peter Moffat (Criminal Justice) and Robert and Michelle King (The Good Wife), Cranston will not only star in but will also executive produce the 10-episode limited series - set to begin production in and around the New Orleans area later this year.[caption id="attachment_1051402" align="alignnone" width="1333"] Editorial credit: Eugene Powers[...]


Did CBS All Access The Good Fight Tweet Veiled Trump Threat

Did CBS All Access' 'The Good Fight' Tweet Veiled Trump Threat?

We're not sure what the minds behind CBS All Access' The Good Fight were thinking with recent third-season episode "The One Where Diane Joins The Resistance" – specifically, the scene where a series of President Donald Trump-related "target words" are on display. The "target words" in question – the ones that happened to be following […]

BREAKING: Charges Against Empire Star Jussie Smollett Dropped

BREAKING: Charges Against 'Empire' Star Jussie Smollett Dropped

Arrving to a Chicago courtroom early Tuesday morning for an emergency meeting, after which it was learned that all 16 felony counts were being dropped and that his "record has been wiped clean of the filing of this tragic complaint against him."Smollett's legal representation issues the following statement: "Today, all criminal charges against Jussie Smollett were[...]

Suits: Its Case Closed for Long-Running USA Legal Drama with Season 9

Suits: It's "Case Closed" for Long-Running USA Legal Drama with Season 9

After eight season on the air - and now an upcoming ninth season during Summer 2019 that will make it the longest-running original scripted series on the network - USA Network announced legal drama Suits would end with an upcoming 10-episode ninth season Created by Aaron Korsh and debuting in 2011, the show would become[...]


Marvel Subpoened For CEO Isaac Perlmutters E-Mails Over Bitter Tennis Court Dispute (UPDATE)

Marvel Subpoened For CEO Isaac Perlmutter's E-Mails Over Bitter Tennis Court Dispute (UPDATE)

Peerenboom claims that the contract wasn't officially tendered as was the law, was controlled by Perlmutter which gave him privileged access to the center, something Peerenboom challenged.It is said that this led to savage letters about Peerenboom being circulated around the community of Sloan's Curve in Palm Beach where they both live, as well as being sent to Peerenboom's[...]

Truth Justice And Comic Book Law

Truth, Justice And Comic Book Law?

Now I did learn a few things, but didn’t feel nearly as comfortable navigating the legal waters of the comic book world, which is why it’s great that there’s a panel and a book to give some pointers on what to do.Thomas Crowell, attorney and author of the book Pocket Lawyer, who served as the[...]

Five Page Comic Fails To Persuade US District Judge

Five Page Comic Fails To Persuade US District Judge

Bob Kohn, a lawyer in the current e-book antitrust lawsuit, in opposition to the Justice Department's proposed settlement was told by the U.S. District Judge Denise Cote of Manhattan to submit his argument in five pages. He did so in a comic book, created to comply with court rules over font size and margins. The […]

NHL Referee To Sue Newspaper Over Comic Strip

NHL Referee To Sue Newspaper Over Comic Strip

This is the May 28th edition of the rather mediocre daily strip Adam@Home, published by the Toronto Star. Andy van Hellemond is a long standing, now retired Natiuonal Hockley League and currently a city councillor for Guelph city council. And he doesn't see the funny side, and has served a notice of libel against the […]

Marvel And DC Team Up Against League Of Sarcastic Lawyers

Marvel And DC Team Up Against League Of Sarcastic Lawyers

Because it was the attempt by Sunne Law PC of Georgia to trademark the name for their own brand of legal services that caused DC and Marvel to issue a notice of opposition And the documents for this case have just been released So while Marvel and DC talk about the length of the trademarks[...]