The legal feud between Megan Thee Stallion and her former label, 1501 Certified Entertainment, rages on, and the stakes are higher than ever. In an unexpected twist, Megan has sought the intervention of a Texas judge to compel a surprise witness, Darien Smith, an executive at 1501 and the boyfriend of her former best friend, to appear at her upcoming deposition. With Megan determined to secure victory in her case, the battle grows more intense by the day.
Megan’s request to depose Darien arises from her allegations that. 1501 has shown a lack of cooperation and good faith in scheduling necessary depositions. With court documents supporting her claims, Megan aims to ensure that all outstanding discovery obligations, including document production and testimonies, are fulfilled by July 5 2023. After enduring a prolonged legal tussle, Megan is eager to attain closure in this matter.
The history between Megan and 1501 is marked by turmoil and complexity. The feud ignited in 2019 when Megan signed a management deal with Roc Nation, overseen by JAY-Z, without 1501’s knowledge. In response. Megan filed a lawsuit against the label, accusing them of impeding her music releases and refusing to renegotiate her contract. Further legal action ensued, with Megan seeking validation from the court that her project. Something For Thee Hotties, fulfills her contractual obligations. While Carl Crawford, the head of 1501, publicly supported Megan recently, tensions persist, leaving the ultimate resolution uncertain.
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