This is an unorganized work in progress for a very popular search in my stats (see below). There is so much information out there but it takes some digging. I'll continue to update as I find. Email me with any pertinent links.
May 3, 2004 - Publisher's Weekly reports that Michael Viner has "departed" from New Millenium as part of a bankruptcy-court agreement. Viner claims he resigned voluntarily stating "differences of opinion with my wife and other people [involved with the company]."
CA Rejects Bid to Reinstate Huge Legal Malpractice Judgment Metropolitan News-Enterprise - Apr. 26, 2004
Pulp Nonfiction Los Angeles Times - Apr. 4, 2004
New Millennium Press Responds to Unauthorized Book Review of Jayson Blair's Burning Down My Masters' House Press Release Mar. 8, 2004
Blair's Publisher Claims 'Times' Infringed Copyright Editor and Publisher - Mar. 2, 2004
Actress Deborah Raffin files for divorce AP - Jan. 21, 2004
Publisher seeks bankruptcy after loss in court International Herald Tribune - Sep. 12, 2003
March 1, 1996 Sued by Alexandra D. Datig for (1) breach of written contract, (2) libel, (3) fraud and deceit, (4) intentional misrepresentation, (5) negligent misrepresentation, (6) intentional interference with prospective economic advantage, (7) breach of the covenant of good faith and fair dealing, (8) sexual harassment in a business relationship, (9) infliction of emotional distress, and (10) negligent infliction of emotional distress. Reversal
August 20, 1997 Global Asset v. Dove Entertainment, et. al.
October 10, 1997 Robert George, et al v. Dove Entertainment, et. al.
December 4, 1997 Richard Morales v. Dove Entertainment, et. al.
Sued Heidi Fleiss in 1998 for libel. Lost the case. Looking for proper documentation.
July 28, 2003 Salvatore Lauria v. New Millennium Entertainment findings
The Art of Publishing Sensations Washington Post - Mar. 19, 1998
Michael Viner: "Lawsuits sell books."
O.J. Simpson: "He trashes famous people for having sex -- which is nobody's business. Michael Viner is a new kind of pimp. The pimp of a culture that makes whores out of celebrities."
Orig. post 3/16/04