Celebrity News

Wendy Williams in Payment Dispute with Shoe Manufacturer
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

In a report from the New York Daily News, talk show host Wendy Williams has failed to pay a $419,000 bill due to a Chinese factory where her shoe line is manufactured. The failure to pay the bill has caused general unrest, protests and has caused a kidnapping as well.

Williams and her husband, Kevin Hunter, struck a deal with Max Harvest International Holdings, a small Chinese firm, to manufacture shoes for her shoe line called ‘Adorn.’ The deal was struck last year between the two sides. To date, the firm has produced over 12,400 shoes with Williams’ logo on them but the firm has not been paid yet. The employees and the owner of the factory have been demanding payment and are protesting against the firm and Wendy Williams.

  
What
Where


The issues have become so serious that sources claim the owner of the factory kidnapped one of the managers and held him hostage for two weeks before he released him. The owners of the firm have left Hong Kong because of fears of retaliation. The lawyer for Williams, Staci Riordan, said that the issue with the bill is a misunderstanding..

“Things don’t work in China the way they work in the United States,” Riordan said. Riordan also said that Williams has been negotiating with the firm to reach a settlement. Riordan also noted that Williams will file a lawsuit in Manhattan Supreme Court if an agreement is not reached.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!






 

RELEVANT JOBS

Divorce Mediation Attorney

USA-MA-Boston

I am an experienced divorce mediator (27 years) and solo practitioner approaching retirement. I...

Apply now

Paralegal - Torts & Insurance Litigation

USA-FL-Fort Myers

Henderson Franklin is currently accepting resumes for skilled paralegals in our Torts and Insur...

Apply now

Family Law Attorney

USA-CA-Beverly Hills

Prominent family law firm in Beverly Hills is seeking an experienced attorney with a minimum of five...

Apply now

Associate Attorney, Litigation

USA-FL-West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH AV RATED FIRM SEEKING A JR. ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY WITH 3-5 YEARS COMMERCIAL LITIGATION ...

Apply now

BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a litigation associate attorne...

Apply Now

Corporate Transactional Partner

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a corporate transactional part...

Apply Now

Corporate Transactional Partner

USA-TX-Austin

Austin office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a corporate transactional partner w...

Apply Now

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top