Damon Dash has taken his case against film director, Lee Daniels to the Supreme Court.
Lee Daniels accepted about $2 million in investment dollars from Damon Dash to create The Woodsman but he was never compensation or given credits/rights to the film.
If Lee fails to appear in New York court then Damon dash will seek compensation of $25 million, producer credits and ownership rights.
Billboard provides details surrounding the lawsuit:
A summons filed by Dash in New York Supreme Court on Wednesday (Aug. 14) outlines claims of breach of contract, breach of the duty of good faith and fair dealing, promissory estoppel, unjust enrichment and conversion. Dash believes that his written and oral agreements with the producer/director covered such projects as The Butler, Precious, The Paperboy, The Woodsman, Shadowboxerand Tennessee.
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