'Idol' Contestant Targets Gibson Dunn, MoFo In Libel Suit

Law360, New York (January 30, 2013, 3:50 PM EST) -- A former “American Idol” contestant on Friday sued Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP, Morrison & Foerster LLP, Fox Inc. and E! Entertainment Television Inc., alleging in Tennessee federal court that the broadcasters and law firms made defamatory statements about him.

Corey D. Clark, who participated in the Fox reality show's second season, which aired in 2003, lodged libel and false light invasion of privacy claims against the two law firms, as well as Fox and E!, over statements made after he was kicked off the show....
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Case Title

Clark v. E! Entertainment Television, Inc. et al


Case Number

3:13-cv-00058

Court

Tennessee Middle

Nature of Suit

Assault Libel & Slander

Judge

Kevin H. Sharp

Date Filed

January 25, 2013

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