Contact Us

Rihanna Facing Huge Penalties for Courtroom Shenanigans

Rihanna
Pacific Coast News

Rihanna is taking a page from Lindsay Lohan’s book and avoiding her courtroom obligations as long as she can — and now it’s going to cost her.

TMZ reports that in an ongoing lawsuit against her former money managers, Rihanna simply refuses to sit down for her required deposition.

Rihanna initially filed a suit against Berdon, LLP, claiming they mismanaged her money and demanding millions in damages and lost wages. Berdon hit back, saying Rihanna’s financial troubles were the result of her own alleged irresponsibility and that they didn’t owe her a dime.

Berdon has been trying to get Rihanna to sit for a deposition for nine months — you know the same time it would take to gestate a human baby — and she keeps avoiding them. Her excuses have included concerts (which were scheduled way in advance), sickness and various extensions.

However, Berdon is most upset about Rihanna bailing on a June 19 deposition (that’s when she said she was sick). The group accommodated Rihanna’s schedule by booking the deposition in London, costing them close to $100,000 — and she still cancelled. Berdon also notes that Rihanna performed before and after the June 19 date, even tweeting, and never once mentioned an illness.

Berdon now wants Rihanna to pay back that $100 grand they spilled on her canceled deposition as well as court fines — and they want her entire suit dismissed. Time will tell what happens here, but it’s not looking too good for RiRi.

Next: Vote Rihanna for Best Party Girl Music Video!

More from WTUG

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wtug.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WTUG 92.9 FM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on WTUG 92.9 FM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!