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Fyre Festival attendees to be awarded $7,220 each in $2 mn class-action settlement
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Fyre Festival attendees to be awarded $7,220 each in $2 mn class-action settlement

The class-action settlement, reached between organisers and 277 ticket holders from the April 2017 event, is still subject to final approval.

Kendall Jenner, Emily Ratajkowski among celebrities sued over Fyre Festival payments, promotion
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Kendall Jenner, Emily Ratajkowski among celebrities sued over Fyre Festival payments, promotion

According to The Wall Street Journal, lawsuits have been filed against models Kendall Jenner, Emily Ratajkowski as well as musicians Migos, Pusha T, Blink-182 and Lil Yachty for promoting the Fyre Festival.

Government oversight, disillusioned audience and wary brand partners: Is the age of influencers (finally) ending?
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Government oversight, disillusioned audience and wary brand partners: Is the age of influencers (finally) ending?

This time around, even some of the biggest influencers themselves seem to be convinced that at any moment, the bubble could burst for their once humble cottage industry.

Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened review — Netflix docu is as entertaining as it's insightful
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Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened review — Netflix docu is as entertaining as it's insightful

Netflix documentary on Fyre fraud left me both in peals of laughter and a slack jawed disbelief at how far someone could go to feed his delusions of grandeur.

Netflix and Hulu's documentaries on Fyre Festival fraud: A comparative study of ethics, narrative technique
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Netflix and Hulu's documentaries on Fyre Festival fraud: A comparative study of ethics, narrative technique

Hulu's documentary Fyre Fraud exposed the fact that the Netflix documentary was co-produced by Jerry Media, the social media team responsible for Fyre Fest.