Michael Jackson is back in court, this time before London's Royal Courts of Justice in a $7 million civil suit. Sheikh Abdulla bin Hamad Al Khalifa of Bahrain, the island nation Jackson called home for a period after being acquitted of child molestation charges in 2005, accuses Jackson of reneging on a promise to produce a new album and autobiography. The two parties have turned to some high-profile legal talent to litigate their dispute.
British Barristers Face Off in King of Pop Suit Over Record Deal, Legal Bills
The American Lawyer
November 19, 2008