Spears' Record Label Suing Perez Hilton

Subscribe to Britney Spears alerts

Britney Spears' record label Zomba has sued celebrity blogger Perez Hilton for illegally posting tracks from her forthcoming album on his website. The company claims Hilton - real name Mario Lavandeira - illegally obtained and uploaded at least 10 completed songs and incomplete demos from new LP Blackout onto the site. The copyright infringement lawsuit was filed by Zomba - which owns the copyright to Spears' recordings - on Thursday (11Oct07) in the U.S. district court in Los Angeles, but does not specify the amount of monetary damages being sought. Zomba has confirmed Spears is not a party in the case. It comes just a day after Lavandeira was the subject of a court summons (10Oct07) to appear in the dock in a $20 million (GBP10 million) defamation case over claims he accused Dj Samantha Ronson of being responsible for the cocaine found in Lindsay Lohan's car following her (May07) arrest for driving under the influence (DUI).


Tags: Britney Spears - Perez Hilton - Dj S

Subscribe to Britney Spears alerts

More Britney Spears

Wolf Alice: The Name That Will Be On Everyone's Lips In 2015

If any band is blowing up in the UK right now, it's London rockers Wolf Alice. Hotly tipped by virtually everyone and having easily made...

Britney Spears Reveals Intense Workout Routine And Diet Plan

At 33-years-old Britney Spears arguably looks in the best shape of her life, and for any keen fan to find out how she keeps such...

Lena Dunham, Gwyneth Paltrow and Gerard Butler Take On Not-So-Constructive Criticism On Jimmy Kimmel's Mean Tweets

If you’re one of those people, who like to tweet snarky comments at your favourite celebrities, you’re probably already familiar with Jimmy Kimmel’s segment Celebrities...

Britney Spears Confirms New Romance, Calls New Man Charlie Ebersol "Special"

In August news broke that Britney Spears had split from her boyfriend David Lucado after dating for over a year, and during her residency show...


Ed Sheeran Records New Songs With Swift, Admires Spears, Dedicates Song To Cameron

More Ed Sheeran news in what’s been a mind-bogglingly successful 2014! The distinctive singer-songwriter made a number of revelations during a Q&A session at the...

Britney Spears Is A Picture Of Sophistication With Her Neat New Hair Do

Britney Spears has traded in her trademark long blonde curls for a sleek and sophisticated bob cut as she now embarks on a more serious...

Britney Spears Reveals New Lingerie Collection At New York Public Library

As part of the Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week for Spring 2015, Britney Spears attended her own collections premiere, entitled 'The Intimate Britney Spears Show'.The...

Newly Single Britney Spears Admits She Would "Possibly" Join Tinder

For anyone part for the online dating world, one day you may just come across one of the world's biggest pop-stars, Britney Spears. The newly...



Britney Spears Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Britney Spears

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All