Jay-Z's Co., Personal Chef Settle $1.5M Nightclub Contract Suit

Law360, New York (August 21, 2012, 4:43 PM EDT) -- A company owned by hip-hop mogul Jay-Z has resolved a $1.5 million lawsuit served to the rapper's former personal chef who purportedly reneged on a kitchen consulting contract at a New York City nightclub, the rapper's spokesman said Tuesday, just one day after the complaint was filed.

Jay-Z representative Ron Berkowitz told Law360 that the rap star's Twenty Ones Inc., which runs Flatiron night spot the 4040 Club, had settled the fight over chef Michael Shand's alleged breach of a menu consulting contract. Further details of...
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