Lee’s attorney, Douglas Johnson, tells E! News that Drake’s response is “total nonsense.” “It’s just not true and I am very surprised by his statements,” he said, adding, “This will all be taken care of in court.”
The group is represented by a whopping 13 attorneys at five law firms and might be the biggest legal action on this front yet
The suit was filed by four firms: Pearson Simon Warshaw & Penny in San Francisco, Hausfeld in Washington DC, and Kiesel Boucher Larson and Johnson & Johnson in Beverly Hills.
Over the last few months, the music industry has been rocked by multiple lawsuits alleging that artists such as Kenny Rogers, Sister Sledge, Rob Zombie and others have been cheated out of substantial money from the improper calculation of revenues from digital music.
In so doing, WARNER has applied the incorrect formula for calculating royalties owed to Plaintiffs and Class members
Lee is represented by Neville Johnson, who previously filed a lawsuit against Drake on behalf of Playboy Enterprises for sampling an unauthorized sound recording it owned on “Best I Ever Had.”