Dr. Dre’s estranged wife, Nicole Young, claims she is a co-owner of the trademark in his name in a lawsuit
Dr. Dre’s estranged wife, Nicole Young, claims she co-owns the trademark in his name in explosive court documents.
In her lawsuit, Young, 50, alleges that the 55-year-old Beats of Dr. , The Chronic.
Young’s team reported that Dre’s transfer of ownership, which “he owned with” the mother of his two children, took place without her “knowledge or consent.”
Bombshell claim: Dr. Dre’s estranged wife, Nicole Young, claims she co-owns the trademark in his name in explosive court documents; seen in 2018
She then claims that he was ‘in danger of divorce’.
Two days after the threat, Nicole had no choice and filed for divorce proceedings. Andre’s transparent and reprehensible plan to hand over these assets, without Nicole’s knowledge or consent, so that he could keep more for himself in a divorce from his wife of 24 years and the mother of his three children, is an epic failure and reveals the true nature of his character, or lack thereof, ‘according to documents obtained by Page six.
The latest suit makes it clear that the ‘valuable trademarks’ were filed during Andre’s long-standing marriage to Nicole, which coincided with Andre’s years of rising success in the music industry. ‘
At odds: The couple, who reportedly disagree on a prenuptial agreement, share two children – son Truice Young, 23, and daughter Truly Young, 19 (pictured in 2016)
This would make the trademarks’ common property ‘under California Family Code Section 760.’
Meanwhile, sources close to Dre say the allegations are ‘ridiculous’ and an ‘attempt to embarrass him into submission,’ said TMZ.
The insider added, “It’s the act of a desperate woman who finally realized that the iron marriage contract she signed isn’t going to win her the lottery.”
The outlet not only accused him of hiding belongings, but revealed that she claims to be the ‘victim of physical, emotional and financial abuse’ during their relationship.
Better Times: Young, who was previously married to NBA player Sedale Threatt, said she initially signed one for their May 25, 1996 wedding, but Dr. Dre later destroyed it during the better times in the marriage two years later
“In their 26 years together, there has never been any indication or claim of threatened or actual physical violence and the innuendo is an insult to actual victims of domestic violence,” the insider claims.
Young filed for divorce from The Next Episode after 24 years of marriage earlier this summer.
The couple, who reportedly disagree on a prenuptial agreement, share two children: son Truice Young, 23, and daughter Truly Young, 19.
Judicial Battle: Earlier this month, she filed justification for her petition for a staggering $ 2 million a month in her divorce proceedings
Young, who was previously married to NBA player Sedale Threatt, said she initially signed one for their May 25, 1996 wedding, but Dr. Dre later destroyed it during the better times in the marriage two years later.
Earlier this month, she filed a justification for her petition for a whopping $ 2 million a month in her divorce proceedings.
According to the documents, the vast majority of her expenses are listed as “Entertainment” and she is seeking $ 900,000 a month to cover those costs.
Young also says she needs $ 10,000 a month to keep the house clean and to get her laundry done, and she needs an additional $ 135,000 to pay for new clothes every month.
She included $ 60,000 a month for tuition fees, including tuition and living expenses, although she didn’t specify whether that was for her own educational efforts or whether it had to pay for her son Truice, 23, or daughter Truly Young, 19.
He justifies his request: Young also says she needs $ 10,000 a month to keep the house clean and to get her laundry done, and she needs an additional $ 135,000 to pay for new clothes every month
Dre’s ex-ex also wants to keep her charity donations in place at $ 125,000 a month.
She’s also on the hook for a $ 100,000-a-month mortgage, and she says she needs $ 20,000 each month to pay for her phone, cell, and email usage.
While not all of her individual expenses were listed, her total monthly expenses were $ 2,530,000, so her request for $ 1,936,399 is actually more modest than what she spent.
From now on Dre will cover all her expenses.
In the documents, Young alleges that the NWA member scrapped her benefits and prevented her from using her American Express Black Card.
Allegations: Young alleged that Dre sent his brother-in-law to pick up his Glock from her house, writing that he was violent during their marriage
Young claims the marriage started to turn sour on April 1, when the Chronic rapper became intoxicated at their home in their Los Angeles home and started yelling, ‘F *** you. F *** you. Get that bastard out. Get that bastard out. Go to Malibu. ‘
Dre is said to be so angry with the accounting of his finances as a result of the divorce proceedings that he is threatening “war.”
Young described a chilling incident in the documents where she became afraid of her husband after he sent his brother-in-law to the house in Malibu where she was staying to retrieve his Glock pistol.
She refused to give up at the time, saying that Dre had a “ history of violence and coercive control both before and during marriage, ” although she does not specify incidents of domestic violence.
Way back: Young also wants the 55-year-old Beats by Dre mogul to pay her $ 5 million in fees she spent on their split, TMZ reported; seen in 2001
The rapper infamously attacked fellow rapper and TV host Dee Barnes in 1991 and has since been accused of other domestic violence cases.
“ Any man who puts his hands on a woman is a fucking idiot, ” he said of the incidents in his 2017 docuseries The Defiant Ones.
Young wrote that Dre sent her text messages that she found threatening after their divorce, including an exchange that read, ‘Why are you ignoring me? Why are you ignoring me … do I have to come and see you? ‘
Young also wants the 55-year-old Beats by Dre mogul to pay her $ 5 million in fees she spent on their split, TMZ reported.