Tommy Lee Jones Appeals $1.5M Commission Award to Agency

Law360, New York (October 11, 2012, 10:50 PM EDT) -- Actor Tommy Lee Jones on Thursday filed a notice of appeal disputing a labor commissioner's ruling that talent agency William Morris Endeavor had adequately represented him in negotiations for his role in the film "No Country for Old Men" and that Jones owed the agency $1.5 million in commissions.

Jones filed an administrative claim in January 2010 alleging WME agents breached their fiduciary duty by, among other things, failing to tell him about an offer of $1 million in up-front compensation for the film and not...
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