Brown v. Suge Knight, Death Row Records

Pamela Koslyn

Case Conclusion Date:May 16, 2001

Practice Area:Entertainment

Outcome:$14.3 million verdict, including $10M in punitive damages --this was the 8th largest punitive damage award in CA during 2000

Description:Music production company and music publisher's lawsuit against Death Row Records owner and company regarding artist and publishing royalties from the artist Kurupt. On claims for intereference with contract, the jury's verdict was $4.3M in compensatory damages, $10M in punitive damages.