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Billboard.biz (via Vulture):

The legal papers filed this week by Mathew Knowles, Beyonce’s father and former manager, state that Live Nation Entertainment made false claims about him to his daughter – including that he “stole or took money from her” – at least in part in an effort to secure the rights to her 2011 world tour. But they also may shed light on new developments in the singer’s career and business, and additional information that has been requested could provide even more…

The papers state that in October of 2010, independent law firm Reed Smith did an audit on behalf of Beyonce, and allege that, based on false statements to the firm from Live Nation representatives, informed Beyonce that Knowles “stole or took money” from the star, and accused Knowles of defrauding Beyonce. She terminated her management agreement with her father on May 13 of this year, they say.

According to the papers, Duranni, a key member of Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino’s executive team, now serves as president of Beyonce’s new management company…




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