Being a celebrity isn’t as easy as it seems. A wise man once stated: ‘mo money ‘mo problems. True, so very true. You have to keep a watchful eye on other people who are looking to strip you of your wealth and accolades. These celebrities had to take matters into their own hands. It’s time to countdown the greatest lawsuits in recent celebrity memory.
1. Lindsay Lohan v E-Trade
2010 would be the first, and last time, a person has mentioned Lohan and E-Trade in the same sentence. During a Super Bowl commercial, the financial company referenced one of their baby characters as “that milkaholic Lindsay.” Timing is everything, as this aired in the midst of her multiple DUI arrests. Since “milkaholic” was an apparent euphemism for Lohan’s alcoholism, she wasn’t pleased. A lawsuit was filed against E-Trade for a hefty $100 million.
Here is how it played out…