Retired Olympian Johnny Weir is facing a new lawsuit from his estranged husband amid allegations of defamation.
Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. faces a nasty legal battle with his ex-fiancee - she has filed papers alleging assault and battery.
Former Van Halen star Sammy Hagar is set for a court showdown with a one-time Playboy bunny for accusing her of extortion in his autobiography.
Rapper Waka Flocka Flame and retired basketball icon Shaquille O'Neal have been hit with defamation lawsuits from a man they allegedly mocked on social media.
Members of the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) have urged Hollywood bosses to step up the number of gay characters in films amid fears the community is woefully under-represented in movies.
Eddie Murphy is in the clear after a comedian who shares his last name dropped a defamation lawsuit against the star.
Comedienne Chelsea Handler has upset Jewish leaders after dressing her chat show sidekick Chuy Bravo up as Nazi leader Adolf Hitler for a TV skit.
Veteran TV producer Bud Yorkin has been slapped with legal action from a former house employee amid allegations he was falsely accused of rape.
The real-life inspiration for Michael Richards' Seinfeld character Cosmo Kramer has lost a $1 million (£588,235) defamation lawsuit against comedian Fred Stoller.
Kelsey Grammer's ex-wife Camille is counter-suing her former boyfriend Dimitri Charalambopoulos after he accused her of fabricating allegations suggesting he assaulted her in a Houston, Texas hotel last year (13).
Forget Demi and Ashton. These celebrity spouses have some major age differences.