George Clinton Accuses IP Boutique Of Funky Practices

Law360, New York (July 11, 2011, 7:35 PM EDT) -- Funk singer George Clinton hit intellectual property and contract boutique Hendricks & Lewis PLLC with a lawsuit in Washington federal court on Monday, accusing the firm of malpractice in several music rights matters including an alleged failure to negotiate a licensing agreement.

The suit seeks over $10 million in punitive and compensatory damages for the Funkadelic frontman, as well as punitive damages for the firm's and attorney O. Yale Lewis Jr.'s alleged misconduct. Clinton has also requested a declaration that an arbitration award ordering the singer...
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