Days after firing her longtime agent, the Southern-fried chef has given the boot to the Oliver Maner legal firm, which was defending her against a lawsuit filed by the former manager of her Uncle Bubba's Seafood and Oyster House. A source close to Deen tells People magazine, "She and her team decided the previous attorneys were out of their depth."
Paula has hired a top labor attorney from Washington, D.C. and an entertainment lawyer who's also represented the often difficult Keith Olberman.
Taylor Swift might be the next star to hit the studio with will.i.am.
The Black Eyed Peas frontman has had a lot of collaborators -- including Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber and Britney Spears -- but now wants to add T to the roster. He says, "Taylor Swift is dope. I'd like to work with Taylor Swift. I like the girl. We could do something really fantasy-like. That would be cool."
Source: E! Online