Just when things were going great for Jay Z, one of those well-referenced 99 problems found a way to creep into his perfect picture. According to Radar online, Hov, the NBA and developer Bruce Ratner are being sued for $600 million over the Brooklyn Nets.
The Plaintiff, Dr. Francois de Cassagnol, filed a pro se complaint with the Eastern District of the State of New York on December 9, 2013, asking for a juried trial over the matter — and $600 million in damages, at least.
According to court documents obtained by Radar, de Cassagnol claims that the NBA, Jay Z, and developer Bruce Ratner ”fraudulently conspired” to use “loopholes” in the U.S. Patent Office so that they could use a term he says he registered more than ten years ago.
Read the court papers Here