'Girls Gone Wild' Founder Skimped On Wages: Suit

Law360, New York (June 23, 2011, 6:44 PM EDT) -- Joe Francis, founder of the “Girls Gone Wild” video franchise, was sued in California state court on Friday for allegedly withholding wages from a proposed class of film editors in breach of contract, though he vowed to make the plaintiffs' counsel "run for the hills."

Though the "Girls Gone Wild" empire is now almost a household name, Francis has courted controversy and faced numerous legal troubles in the past, including one suit claiming he allowed underage girls to appear in his pornographic films, and a reported...
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