Fired Disney Soundtrack Exec Says Studio Broke Contract

Law360, New York (January 30, 2012, 2:08 PM EST) -- A former Walt Disney Pictures music executive on Friday hit his erstwhile employer with a breach of contract suit accusing the film studio of going against the terms of his employment agreement when Disney fired him last year.

Glen Lajeski, who developed motion picture soundtracks for such feature films as “Pirates of the Caribbean,” “Armageddon,” “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” and “Cars,” sued Disney in California state court, accusing his former employer of violating a five-year employment contract when it gave him the boot.

Though Lajeski...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.