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  1. 50 Cent Hits Up Lawyers for $14.5 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... it with a clean version, on advice of his new lawyers, no doubt. The malpractice case stemmed from a claim by Sleek Audio that 50 Cent misappropriated trades secrets by producing headphones that were "basically the same designs" as theirs. After the ...

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  2. 50 Cent Wins Big Settlement That Will Help Pay Debts From BankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Hip hop mogul, businessman and Farmington resident 50 Cent has won a $14.5 million settlement against the lawyers who represented him in a deal with a headphone company that ended up costing him a bundle and helped propel him into bankruptcy in July 2015. The failed deal with Sleek Audio resulted in an $18.4 million settlement against 50 Cent, whose real name is Curtis James Jackson III.

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  3. 50 Cent to Receive $14.5 Million in Legal Malpractice SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... Forbes reports . In a 2014 lawsuit, 50 Cent (real name Curtis Jackson) was ordered to pay headphone makers Sleek Audio $16 million after the rapper severed his deal with Sleek to produce his own brand of headphones that a court ruled was "basically ...

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  4. 50 Cent Agrees To Settlement Of $14.5M From Lawyers In Sleek Audio CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | HipHopDx

    After the G-Unit boss took his legal team to court claiming malpractice in they way his Sleek Audio lawsuit was handled, the lawyers didn't want to go to trial and instead agreed to hand over the money, TMZ reports. 50 took his lawyers to court last October, demanding $75 million, saying they advised him that he wouldn't be sued by Sleek after leaving the company and founding his own SMS Audio.

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  5. 50 Cent Wins $14.5 Million In Lawsuit Against His Former LawyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Vibe

    According to TMZ , the Queens native reached a settlement with his old lawyers, after filing a $75 million suit against them for bad representation in a lost legal bout against Sleek Audio . However, since 50 filed for bankruptcy , the lawsuit money will go to pay off his $23 million debt - $17 million of which belongs to Sleek Audio.

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  6. 50 Cent 'to get $14.5 million deal with attorneys he accused of malpractice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Daily Mail

    50 Cent 'to get $14.5 million in settlement deal with attorneys he'd accused of malpractice in legal battle with Sleek Audio' 50 Cent has agreed a settlement with lawyers he'd accused of not doing a good job in representing him in legal proceedings ...

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  7. 50 Cent -- $14.5 Million from Lawyers He Accused of Sleek Audio Screw JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | TMZ.com

    50 had sued his team of attorneys for malpractice, insisting they did a shoddy job repping him against Sleek Audio . You'll recall, Fiddy lost that case and owed Sleek a ton of cash.

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  8. 50 Cent Ordered to Pay $23 Million USD to Cover His BankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Hypebeast.com

    ... 50's financial shortcomings are mostly due to a hefty $17 million USD debt owed to audio accessories company Sleek Audio , but the rapper born filed for bankruptcy in 2015 after losing to Lastonia Leviston in a privacy lawsuit . Leviston, an ...

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  9. 50 Cent to End Bankruptcy Case With $23 Million PayoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... his personal and professional pursuits." Specifically, Jackson owes $17 million to the audio equipment company Sleek Audio and $6 million to Lastonia Leviston. Jackson was prompted to file for bankruptcy after losing a privacy lawsuit to Leviston ...

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  10. 50 Cent's Bankruptcy Case Is Over, So Obviously He's Already Cracking JokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | MTV

    According to TMZ , over the next five years, 50 will have to pay $17 million to Sleek Audio and $6 million to Lastonia Leviston, the mother of Rick Ross' child, for posting a sex tape of her during his feud with the MMG rapper. "Mr. Jackson is pleased that the Bankruptcy Court approved his plan of reorganization today, less than one year after filing for Chapter 11 to reorganize his financial affairs," Fif's lawyer told TMZ.

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  11. 50 Cent has to pay $23.4 million in a bankruptcy settlement, but he sounds happy about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... over the course of five years. $17 million of this figure will settle his ongoing legal negotiations with Sleek Audio , and another $6 million will go to Lastonia Leviston, who sued Jackson for posting a sex tape of her online. Jackson filed for ...

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  12. 50 Cent Settles Chapter 11 BankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    ... same time, Jackson was also ordered to pay an arbitration award in connection with a deal to produce headphones. Sleek Audio, the company that made the ill-fated headphones deal, won an $18.1 million arbitration award against Jackson. Sleek Audio ...

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  13. Federal Judge Approves 50 Cent's Bankruptcy Re-Organisation PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    ... she has agreed to settle for a sum of $6 million. Jackson will also have to pay $17.5 million to investors in Sleek Audio, a failed headphones set-up. During the hearing, Jackson is said to have told the court that recent Instagram pictures ...

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  14. 50 Cent Celebrates Birthday, Settles Bankruptcy CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Ghanamma.com

    ... instead pay her $6 million, a court document showed. The biggest claim against the rapper was from investors in Sleek Audio, a failed headphone venture. He agreed to pay them more than $17.5 million under the deal. In the settlement, 50 Cent said he ...

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  15. Rapper 50 Cent poses with helicopter in Instagram taunt after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Daily Mail

    'Now I remember where I put that money': Rapper 50 Cent poses with helicopter in Instagram taunt after reaching bankruptcy deal to settle debts Rapper 50 Cent turned 41 on Wednesday but the Get Rich Or Die Tryin' rapper had more than just his birthday to celebrate. Under the arrangement, 50 Cent - whose real name is Curtis James Jackson III - will pay $6 million to a woman he mocked in a sex tape and $17.5 million to investors in Sleek Audio, a failed headphones venture.

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  16. 50 Cent Posts Instagram Taunt After Reaching Bankruptcy DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | SFGate

    ... in damages for posting a sex tape online. Under the plan, Jackson will pay out a little over $17 million to Sleek Audio, which sued the rapper for allegedly misusing proprietary information after a business deal with him went south. Jackson has also ...

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  17. 50 Cent Out Of Bankruptcy In New Reorganization DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | AllHipHop.com

    The terms of the plan indicate that the rapper will have to pay an amount of approximately $23 million over the next five years, with $17 million going to Sleek Audio and $6 million going to Lastonia Leviston, Rick Ross's baby mother who became involved in the heated beef between 50 and Rozay. The $23 million amount agreed upon is equivalent to approximately 74-92% of the amount of the various claims placed against him.

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  18. 50 Cent Closes Bankruptcy CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | HipHopDx

    ... pay off his creditors, according to TMZ . The rap mogul has agreed to pay $23 million over the next five years. Sleek Audio will receive $17 million and Lastonia Leviston will get $6 million. Both parties won lawsuits over the man born Curtis ...

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  19. 50 Cent -- I'm Out This Bitch ... Bankruptcy OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | TMZ.com

    The rapper will pay out $23 million to his creditors over the next 5 years -- $17 million to Sleek Audio and $6 million to Lastonia Leviston ... according to legal docs obtained by TMZ. 50's attorney tells TMZ, "Mr. Jackson is pleased that the Bankruptcy Court approved his plan of reorganization today, less than one year after filing for chapter 11 to reorganize his financial affairs."

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  20. 50 Cent Hoping Bankruptcy Court Approves Reorganization Plan At Hartford HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    ... The largest creditors would receive the bulk of what they are owed under the plan. The largest creditor is Sleek Audio, the company that made the headphones deal that later fell apart with Jackson. The company and its owners won an $18.1 million ...

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