Roc-A-Fella Co-Founder Sues Lawyer Over Lost Curren$y

Law360, Los Angeles (September 17, 2012, 6:49 PM EDT) -- Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder Damon Dash filed a legal malpractice and breach of contract suit against his former attorney Friday, saying her failure to memorialize a deal with rapper Curren$y nearly destroyed his media company DD172 LLC, causing $5 million in damages.

Dash’s complaint, filed in New York state court on Friday, raises allegations that entertainment attorney Janis Shen took a $15,000 retainer and then failed to deliver on promises to draft a three-record deal with Curren$y, allowing the rapper to sign with rival Warner Bros. Records...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.