The sufferer’s legal professional, Colin Jones of Wilshire Legislation Company, tells Us Weekly that they not too long ago notified Bendjima, 25, the “In My Emotions” rapper, 31, and the New York Giants participant, 25, about their intent to document a lawsuit if a agreement isn’t reached.
“We need to give events which are accountable for inflicting hurt a possibility to do the proper factor with no need to contain the court docket,” Jones tells Us. “The ones [notices] went out … and that used to be prior to we ever noticed the video as a result of we couldn’t get the video till a proper lawsuit used to be filed, so the timing used to be moderately ironic.”
Although the incident passed off within the early hours of March 24, it didn’t make headlines till Thursday, August 23, when TMZ launched surveillance photos of Bendjima, 25, punching Sipes and pulling his hair. Drake and Beckham stood close by and watched, however they didn’t partake within the battle.
“After we noticed that video, we noticed that Younes Bendjima used to be closely concerned on this attack, throwing many, many punches at our shopper, so we despatched out a agreement call for,” Jones says. “I’m assured that [Bendjima, Drake and Beckham] will keep in touch quickly.”
A supply with regards to the incident tells Us that Sipes went over to the celebs’ VIP space on the eating place to find a member of his celebration. The insider claims that Drake or Beckham “gave an acknowledgement to safety to get [Sipes] out of there, and it used to be executed so in an overly competitive means.” Then again, some other supply who used to be there countered to TMZ that Sipes “talked smack” to the crowd, which sparked the battle.
TMZ reported that the worker filed a police record on the time, however made up our minds to not press fees.
The discharge of the video got here simply weeks after Kourtney Kardashian broke up with Bendjima, whom she dated for just about two years. A supply not too long ago informed Us that the break up “hasn’t been a very simple” one for the type, and it “doesn’t assist that he’s a hot-tempered particular person.”
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