Ex-U Of Miami Fullback Claims Film Producer Stiffed Him

Law360, Miami (February 27, 2013, 10:04 PM EST) -- A former University of Miami football player sued documentary filmmaker Billy Corben in Florida state court Monday, saying he was not paid or credited for his contracted work on the 2009 film “The U” made for ESPN.

Kevin Brinkworth Jr., who played fullback for the University of Miami Hurricanes from 1991 to 1996, is seeking damages under claims of breach of contract and unjust enrichment against Corben, who is best known for his documentary “Cocaine Cowboys” about the Miami drug culture of the 1970s and '80s,...
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