Rihanna has been compelled to take her personal father to courtroom. TMZ reports that Rihanna is suing her dad, Ronald Fenty, for utilizing her Fenty model and title for his personal monetary acquire. According to the lawsuit, her father and his enterprise associate, Moses Joktan Perkins, began a expertise improvement firm known as Fenty Entertainment in 2017, a few years after the one Fenty we acknowledge is Rihanna, and after she’d already trademarked the title “Fenty” for her magnificence empire and different enterprise ventures. Rihanna claims her father is falsely selling his enterprise as affiliated along with her and licensed to behave on her behalf, going as far as to pose as her rep and fraudulently e book her for 15 exhibits in Latin America, with out her consent, for $15 million. The lawsuit states that Ronald Fenty additionally tried to trademark the Fenty title himself for a franchise of boutique resort inns. TMZ stories that Rihanna has despatched her dad a number of cease-and-desist orders however he hasn’t complied, so she’s now taking authorized motion to get an injunction to cease his use of the title Fenty. She’s additionally suing for damages.
Sadly, Rihanna and her father have lengthy had a rocky relationship. She opened up up to now to Oprah about how his abusive conduct towards her mom and points with habit broke up her mother and father’ marriage, and the years of labor it took to reconcile with him. She additionally recalled to Vogue in 2011 that she felt betrayed when her father went to tabloids following her Chris Brown assault and bought them data as a substitute of coming to her first. She seemingly patched issues up along with her father final August, sharing a photo of her reunited along with her mother and father. But, alas, that didn’t final lengthy. Trust no man, not even flesh and blood!