Shakira Shakes Ex's $100M Suit Over Cut Of Profits

Law360, New York (August 2, 2013, 5:55 PM EDT) -- A California state judge on Thursday threw out a breach of contract suit brought against Shakira by her former manager and boyfriend, who claimed he was owed at least $100 million after being cut out of his share of the pop star's earnings.

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Abraham Khan dismissed Antonio de la Rua's case against Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, the Colombian-born pop musician who performs under just her first name and is known for songs like “Hips Don't Lie” and “Whenever, Wherever.” The suit...
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