Jimi Hendrix Film Producer Can't Duck Estate's Contract Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (January 31, 2013, 8:12 PM EST) -- A California judge on Thursday denied a film producer's last-ditch bid to escape from a $2 million lawsuit after he conceded that Jimi Hendrix's estate has a triable allegation that he fraudulently backed out of a deal to release a Hendrix concert film and soundtrack.

Gerald Goldstein was hoping to avert a trial set for Monday in the estate's case alleging its joint venture agreement with him should be rescinded because he has insisted on a nationwide release of the film. The estate is seeking rescission...
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