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Lady Gaga being sued for $5 million for pocketing aid money

27 Jun

According to International Business Times:

A lawsuit has been filed against Lady Gaga and associates for misappropriation of funds collected for Japanese Tsunami victims through sales of wristbands. The suit has been filed by Michigan-based attorneys of the 1800Lawfirm, reportsDailymail.

The class action suit was filed under Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization (RICO) charges by firm partner Alyson Oliver in the U.S. Federal Court, on Friday.

Lady Gaga charged $5 for her own-designed ‘Pray for Japan’ bracelet plus $4 for shipping and another $0. 60 for tax.

The lawsuit claims that Lady Gaga inflated the cost of the wrist band and pocketed the extra. They allege that she (or her associates) are refusing to disclose how much of the total cost of the band went for relief.

Read More… http://www.ibtimes.com/articles/169915/20110627/lady-gaga-lawsuit-pray-for-japan-wristband-tsunami-relief.htm

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