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Oksana's Newest Lawyer

Angry at Mel, TMZ

10/17/2010 11:20 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Oksana Grigorieva's latest addition to her legal team is lashing out after our story yesterday -- that Oksana has had at least 39 lawyers working for her in her legal war with Mel Gibson -- claiming Mel has an armada of lawyers and others trying to stomp Oksana down.

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Lisa Bloom claims "Mel has a fleet of highly aggressive law firms fighting her at every turn, including one which calls itself a '450+ lawyer business litigation firm -- the largest in the United States devoted solely to business litigation.'" 

Although the current war is over custody, support and alleged crimes and not business litigation, Bloom adds, "This is only one of at least four known major law firms behind the scenes, as well as publicists, marketers, and public relations agencies."  Bloom says, "Oksana is a single mother of two who's gone into debt fighting for simple justice."

TMZ broke the story ... at least 18 of Oksana's lawyers have submitted bills to the court totaling more than $1 million, and they've asked the judge to make Mel foot the bill.

Bloom says Oksana has had only "a handful" of different law firms in this case, adding, "Though occasionally other lawyers in their firms may have pitched in."  Bloom says, "It is totally false to say she's had 39 lawyers."  We have listed all 39 lawyers -- Bloom has not said which of the 39 she believes were not working on the case. 

Click here to read Lisa Bloom's full statement. 

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1141.

wondering    

its funny how excited and jumpy harvey is when he sits down for the live netcast but when the tmz tv broadcast comes around he looks like he is barely able to keep his eyes open and seems to hang onto the cubicle wall for support... as if he is about to pass out at any moment...

1434 days ago
1142.

kali    

Well it is 7:15 am when they tape it apparently! lol

1434 days ago
1143.

wondering    

Well it is 7:15 am when they tape it apparently! lol

Posted at 12:41 AM on Oct 18, 2010 by kali


oh, hahahah

1434 days ago
1144.

kali    

I wish Harvey was in today :(

1434 days ago
1145.

igotfleasfromtmz    

The response to Lisa Blooms pr war has begun
Los Angeles
California
USA
Monday, October 18, 2010

Oksana Grigorieva is in the celeb news yet again, the serial baby maker to the stars is now rumored to have gone into a tantrum at the weekend when it is alleged that she has been making noises that she cannot find a lawyer who will bill her 2 million bucks each time they disparage Mel Gibson. TMZ.com confirmed over the weekend that 18 out of 39 Attorneys she has used to date had billed her north of 1 million bucks each for skewering the hapless actor Mel Gibson. But her latest crying act rumor is that she has been unable to engage a lawyer that will issue the targeted 2 million dollar bill.

This subject appears to be a big issue for the bonk machine – bonk it without a skin – wait 9 months for it to knock out a little bastard – then sit back waiting for it to skewer you for tens of millions of dollars for her keep and provide for the child!

The talent less bonk machine is now bitching that Mel Gibson has geared himself up with access - '450+ lawyer business litigation firm -- the largest in the United States devoted solely to business litigation’

To offset this unfair barrage of legal might – Oksana Grigorieva has added a new lawyer to her team this will be number 40 – new attorney Lisa Bloom was into action without delay and she has come up with this highly original claim

"Oksana is a single mother of two who's gone into debt fighting for simple justice."

Well there you have it folks we were wrong in calling Oksana a bonk machine we apologise for the incorrect descriptor we now realize she is someone who is in debt looking for justice while at the same time being a single mother of two

Phew hope we got that right we like to be accurate with facts, but like all the rest of the media thankfully we have no control over celeb bitching, gossip or rumors. Nor can we stop folks sending in emails making inferences or other gossip type text comments.

In fact one email has come in right now saying Oksana Grigorieva is the same as Jerry Brown is alleged to have called Meg Whitman a Whore. Now can you believe that someone has had the audacity to use Jerry Brown’s own words and call Oksana Grigorieva a Whore!

At that point we have to go - there will be more to follow in the Mel and Oksana legal skit!

Lisa Bloom will love the publicity as her mum is legendary attorney Gloria Allred!

Address and Contact Data

Lisa Bloom - Lisa Bloom bio - Lisa Bloom attorney

http://www.lisabloom.com/

1434 days ago
1146.

wondering    

nicely written hellnurse

1434 days ago
1147.

little aussie reader    

the serial baby maker to the stars is now rumored to have gone into a tantrum at the weekend when it is alleged that she has been making noises that she cannot find a lawyer who will bill her 2 million bucks each time they disparage Mel Gibson. TMZ.com confirmed over the weekend that 18 out of 39 Attorneys she has used to date had billed her north of 1 million bucks each for skewering the hapless actor Mel Gibson. But her latest crying act rumor is that she has been unable to engage a lawyer that will issue the targeted 2 million dollar bill.
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I'm sorry, I don't understand this - why would anyone want to owe 2 million? Where's the gain for her in that? Is it stupidity on her part because she thinks the more is spent the greater her chance of winning? Or is it revenge because she thinks Mel will be ordered to pay?

1434 days ago
1148.

little aussie reader    

Hi again everyone :o)

1434 days ago
1149.

garnet    

I don't know where the post is which talked aboout robyn's eyes sweemingly showing pain and hiding secrets.
I noticed that Robyn seldom wear makeup. It is quite liberating for her I think.
We are so used to seeing celebrities fully made up and photoshopped we forget what many women look like without mascara and eyeliner. here are some celebs without makeup.

http://seehere.blogspot.com/2006/08/celebrities-without-makeup.html

http://www.topsocialite.com/celebrities-without-makeup/

1434 days ago
1150.

V    

@V
Wait, you're saying the press's to get the facts out to the public? LOL!
I know you're not that naive. Love your posts.

Posted at 11:36 PM on Oct 17, 2010 by IA
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IA,

No not naive, But I do believe we live in a COUNTRY designed to protect and provide.(those two should be equally balanced). We have fundamental rules that must be followed.
Each of us has the right to pursue happiness BUT not if our pursuit harms someone.

And we pay ALOT of money to make sure we have law enforcers in place, don't we?

The FREEDOM of the PRESS in the US is not SUPPOSED to be controlled by a particular entity - be it a political party or a special group. That would be a monopoly. It also would make our MEDIA nothing more than PROPAGANDA rags.

Opinions are one thing (and they are required to be labeled as such aren't they?) But if a news outlet HAS been provided information they have a duty to consider the source and verify the information. If they have conflicting information, can they legally purposefully disregard information and publish information so that they are personally enriched and someone else is harmed? What if the "other information" clearly refutes the angle they have been publishing?

I think this case really makes us take a hard look at who is creating "NEWS" and how it is disseminated around the world. With the growth of the INTERNET and sites like TMZ.com, information is published online and tagged by major heavy hitting well established mainstream media outlets. So the information's veracity is very important, isn't it? Surely it can't be sufficient for one outlet to simply use another media outlet as its source without verifying the raw data independently? Shouldn't each outlet be responsibly processing information before they give it wings?

I have wondered about some of the stories TMZ has chosen to run IF Mr Levin is being honest about having a letter that will not match up with Oksana's claims.

I was raised to DO unto OTHERS as I wish OTHERS to DO unto ME. TRULY BELIEVE IN ORDER FOR FREEDOM OF THE PRESS TO EXIST there has to be deep rooted good faith efforts to publish HONESTLY and not to be complicit with anyone who may be trying to use the media for a dishonest and maybe even illegal means.

As Oksana and her COHORTS approach the press I have wondered more and more if the PRESS is being used as an ENFORCER for an EXTORTION plot/scheme/effort/attempt(s). Some of the stories I read, it is almost as if they are there to convey a message.

Mr. Horowitz on TMZ seemed to be trying to convince Mel Gibson to come to a bargaining table or else...

Hellnurse or MAC mentioned earlier about how the "DEADbeat DAD" comment Lisa Bloom delivered sounded like a veiled threat.
It's not just me, if you go back and read some of these published articles, there are comments from posters who genuinely felt the whole purpose for Oksana or one of her co-horts was to send a message. It's been creepy. It's been disturbing. Because we have courts and a system of law.

THESE GLORIA ALLRED PUBLIC THREAT tactics just seem to tear away at the fundamentals IMO.

Considering there was NO TRUE basis for that DEADBEAT claim why se that phrase? And even the sheer number of published did she use those words? And what's up with the RAPID FIRE or SATURATION ATTEMPTS. It's registering like Oksana and CO are battering or badgering using highly inflamatory, derogatory and destructive words. Mr. Horowitz publicly calling Mel Gibson "A LOSER" - what was that?

To me ROL and TMZ seem to be badgering and spinning and even delivering misinformation - over and over and over again, and they don't seem to have any urgency to CORRECT mistakes, or make sure their published accounts are based on facts, or even slightly resemble a balanced effort. And for some very ODD reason, no press in the US is tagging stories which clearly show Oksana's inconsistencies. Why? That information is clearly relevant and newsworthy.

I don't want our Country's FREEDOM of the PRESS to be compromised. And freedoms tend to be clipped a bit when there is abuse. If everyone uses their common sense and doesn't turn a blind eye or deaf ear and rationalize WELL it's not about ME so it is really NONE of my business, I think our checks and balances will work and we will have strong systems in place.

I am naive and believe that the greed factor may cloud judgements. I also fully appreciate there COULD be a concerted effort afoot by some very shrewd and calculated and connected people. None of that removes the rules.

If we allow abuses, then trust and fairness are lost in the wake and our systems will be unbalanced and we won't be the USA anymore.

I hope our legitimate law enforcers are not asleep at the wheel. And I hope when this is all said and done, there would be a VOID where HARM was allowed so someone(s) could promote and protect their own personal pursuits.

Something is very very very wrong on a number of levels. It seems with each new day, it just gets worse.

I hope we are all paying attention!

1434 days ago
1151.

V    

Fuddy -

I miss her too! maybe she will return, hope so.

As for the stolen property - Mel Gibson's voice is part of his business. He actually did an animated movie, didn't he?

I understand some may have trouble seeing a "snippets" of someone's voice as property - and maybe for regular folk it wouldn't be. But Mel Gibson (and Tom Hanks and Tim Allen and ... use their voice in a way most folks don't.)

If someone didn't get permission to use HIS VOICE, that could be a copyright violation or flat out stolen property couldn't it?

And it could be every WORD is a separate count right?

I will try to find Marie's post. Maybe she listed what I am thinking about.

It's late. My brain is a bit cloudy right now. Thanks for confirming the term - PERJURY.

1434 days ago
1152.

V    

Wondering,

Do you know where this is?

Oct. 7th footage -

http://htvofficial.blogspot.com/2010/10/oksana-lost-and-needing-help.html

1434 days ago
1153.

V    

CLEARLY a bit too tired - made a couple of mistakes. HERE is the corrected version:

I am NOT naive and believe that the greed factor may cloud judgements. I also fully appreciate there COULD be a concerted effort afoot by some very shrewd and calculated and connected people. None of that removes the rules.

If we allow abuses, then trust and fairness are lost in the wake and our systems will be unbalanced and we won't be the USA anymore.

I hope our legitimate law enforcers are not asleep at the wheel. And I hope when this is all said and done, we won't discovere a VOID where HARM was allowed so someone(s) could promote and protect their own personal pursuits.

1434 days ago
1154.

little aussie reader    

I hope our legitimate law enforcers are not asleep at the wheel. And I hope when this is all said and done, we won't discovere a VOID where HARM was allowed so someone(s) could promote and protect their own personal pursuits.

Posted at 2:50 AM on Oct 18, 2010 by V

V - I hope you are right, unfortunately it is all too increasingly the way things unfold - the U.S is not alone in that, it is a morality which would appear to have "gone viral".

1434 days ago
1155.

garnet    

Horowitz, Lisa Bloom and ROL sound very venomous and extremely hostile towards Mel to the point of unprofessionalism. The attacks are quite personal.

I wonder if Oksana made up some racist story about Mel with Horowitz, Perel and Bloom like she tried with Harvey.

I mean she seems to push buttons she deems effective to manipulate people to do her bidding. She tried to get Mel's shrink on her side by playing the recordings. She manipulated the tapes to lead people to conclude what she wanted. She told Harvey he said he wanted Jew's blood on his hands (the first thought that came to my mind was she might have just seen that picture of the Palestinian holding out his hands from the police station window in that horrible lynching incident).

or then again people might just be greedy.

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