Judge Says Yiannopoulos’ Lawsuit Against S&S Can Proceed

After oral arguments on Thursday, a New York State Supreme Court rejected Simon & Schuster’s motion to dismiss Milo Yiannopoulos’ $10 million breach of contract lawsuit over the cancellation of his book, 'Dangerous." Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2017-10-05 00:00:00 UTC ]
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The judge in two Virginia book-banning cases has dismissed the lawsuits.

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Judge Allows PEN America Suit Against Trump to Proceed

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Milo Yiannopoulos withdraws S&S lawsuit

Milo Yiannopoulos has dropped his multi-million pound legal case against Simon & Schuster US. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Milo Yiannopoulos drops lawsuit over his cancelled book

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Milo Yiannopoulos ends his lawsuit against Simon & Schuster

Milo Yiannopoulos, the right-wing provocateur and writer, has dropped his lawsuit against Simon & Schuster over the publisher’s cancelation of his book "Dangerous" last year. In a document filed with the New York State Supreme Court, Yiannopoulos withdrew his legal action against the... Continue reading at Los Angeles Times

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Milo Yiannopoulos drops his lawsuit against Simon & Schuster

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Yiannopoulos Drops Lawsuit Against S&S

In a very brief filing made late last week in the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Milo Yiannopoulos withdrew his lawsuit against his former publisher, Simon & Schuster, with prejudice. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Yiannopoulos to represent himself in S&S lawsuit

Milo Yiannopoulos’ lawyers have reportedly asked to step down from his lawsuit against Simon & Schuster following a "breakdown in the relationship". Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Yiannopoulos responds to S&S in reissued lawsuit

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Can Milo Yiannopoulos Win His Lawsuit Against S&S?

The 'Dangerous' author has filed a $10 million lawsuit against his former publisher, Simon & Schuster. Is it a publicity stunt? Or can he prevail? Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Former Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos has served his former publisher Simon & Schuster US with a $10m lawsuit, days after his self-published memoir was released. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Don’t Judge a Book By Its Cover, Judge it By Its Blurbs

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The US Authors Guild Applauds the Google Lawsuit

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Lachlan Murdoch seeks to draw Private Media chairman Eric Beecher into lawsuit against Crikey

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