Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 25 December 2014

Longoria sued by ex-club partner

Eva Longoria is being sued over her financially troubled Las Vegas nightclub
Eva Longoria is being sued over her financially troubled Las Vegas nightclub

Eva Longoria is being sued for at least four million dollars over her financially troubled Las Vegas nightclub.

A former partner in the Beso club, Mali Nachum, claims the Desperate Housewives star violated California usury laws.

The suit was filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court.

Longoria lent Nachum one million dollars for the venture in 2009 and was promised repayment at 8% annual interest and a large stake in the club.

But according to the suit, Nachum discovered in December that the terms violated California usury laws.

He estimates damages of at least four million dollars and is seeking three times that figure.

A statement from Eva's publicist called the suit "meritless" and blames her former partners for forcing the nightclub into bankruptcy protection last week.

Nightlife Galleries

More

Latest Entertainment News

Latest Music News

Latest Film & TV News

Latest Eating Out News

Horoscopes

Your Horoscopes by Russell Grant

Capricorn:

Your dry humour will be very popular. It's always difficult bringing a large group of people together. Everybody feels like they are walking on eggshells. After cracking a few jokes, you'll put the group at ease. Resist the temptation to make fun of relatives, especially the more sensitive members of the group. Nobody likes feeling singled out. Watching a light hearted comedy can also be a great way to generate a festive atmosphere. This is a time when people can put their differences aside.More