50 Cent Wins Fees In 'P.I.M.P.' Suit Filed During Bankruptcy

Law360, New York (October 18, 2017, 3:44 PM EDT) -- A Connecticut bankruptcy judge granted minor sanctions Tuesday against a music producer and manager who tried to pursue copyright litigation against rapper 50 Cent over a hit song even as he was under the protection of bankruptcy, saying the violation was knowing and purposeful.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Ann Nevins said producer Brandon Parrott and his manager Erica Tucker must help pay the attorneys’ fees that 50 Cent racked up while working to show a California federal court that Parrott and Tucker’s suit was illegitimate because the...
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Case Title

Curtis James Jackson, III


Case Number

2:15-bk-21233

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Connecticut

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Date Filed

July 13, 2015


Case Title

Brandon Anthony Parrott et al v. Denaun Porter et al


Case Number

2:16-cv-04287

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California Central

Nature of Suit

Copyright

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S. James Otero

Date Filed

June 15, 2016

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