Paul McCartney's Ex-Wife Doesn't Owe PR Rep, 9th Circ. Says

Law360, Los Angeles (February 18, 2014, 10:32 PM EST) -- The Ninth Circuit ruled Friday that Paul McCartney's ex-wife, Heather Mills, does not owe her former publicist $168,000, finding that the evidence does not support the publicist's claim that Mills lied about her ability to make monthly payments.

A three-judge panel upheld U.S. District Judge Margaret M. Murrow's ruling granting Mills summary judgment on public relations firm Parapluie Inc.'s intentional representation and promissory fraud claims, while also affirming the lower court judge's denial of leave to amend. Parapluie principal Michele Blanchard served as Mills' publicist for...
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