Tag Archives: Lawsuit

Spinderella ‘pushin’ infringement lawsuit against former groupmates Salt-N-Pepa

Spinderella sues Salt-N-Pepa duo. Blog King, Mass Appeal DALLAS — “Push it good!” After nearly 35 years of working together, Spinderella is ‘pushin’ a trademark infringement lawsuit against longtime groupmates Salt-N-Pepa for skulduggery and breach of contract. The 47-year-old DJ believes she was swindled out of millions of dollars in purloined royalties and withheld performance wages. According to court docs, ...

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Funk legend Chaka Khan is slapped with manager’s lawsuit ‘seeking’ thousands

Chaka Khan faces manager’s lawsuit.  Blog King, Mass Appeal CHICAGO — “Tell me something good.” That’s what Chaka Khan told her lawyer after learning she was being sued by former manager Olasumbo Kuti who’s seeking thousands of dollars for management services rendered.  The lawsuit also alleges the funk legend owes Kuti a 5 percent share of certain businesses. Now Kuti ...

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Black man suing Buffalo Wild Wings in Overland Park for racial discrimination

Black man is suing Buffalo Wild Wings. Blog King, Mass Appeal OVERLAND PARK — A 55-year-old black man has filed a federal lawsuit against Buffalo Wild Wings in Overland Park, Kansas — claiming managers repeatedly uttered racist remarks while allowing white employees to snub African-American customers for one reason: “Blacks don’t give good tips.” The restaurant is located in the ...

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‘Fresh Prince’ alum Alfonso Ribeiro denied copyrights of hip-swinging ‘Carlton Dance’

Alfonso Ribeiro loses his dance.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — It’s official. The Carlton Dance doesn’t belong to Carlton. That’s because, earlier this week, a registration specialist for the U.S. Copyright Office denied Alfonso Ribeiro’s bid to put the hip-swinging gyration on lock, saying it’s nothing more than a “simple dance routine.” That means the finger-snapping maneuver can be ...

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Crazy 27-year-old son sues his parents for giving birth without prenatal ‘permission’

Son sues parents over his existence.  Blog King, Mass Appeal MUMBAI — In a nonsensical development, 27-year-old Raphael Samuel is suing his parents because, get this: they brought him into the world without his permission. Rather than thank mom for 9 months of abdominal shelter and sustenance, the ungrateful bastard hired a lawyer. Raphael, an Indian man from Mumbai, said ...

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Alfonso Ribeiro sues video game creators because they used his ‘Carlton Dance’

Alfonso sues video game developers.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — Remember the ‘Carlton Dance’ made prominent by veteran thespian Alfonso Ribeiro on the hit TV sitcom “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air?” You know, Carlton’s feminine, limb-swinging boogie performed to Tom Jones’ “It’s Not Unusual.” Well, Alfonso has filed a pair of lawsuits seeking remuneration from Fortnite developer Epic Games ...

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