breach of contract

Black Lightning EP Salim Akil: Domestic Violence, Breach of Contract Claims "Totally Untrue"

UPDATE: Black Lightning showrunner Salim Akil responded to accusations of domestic violence and breach of contract via his attorneys on Sunday, denying all allegations In a statement given to Deadline Hollywood, attorney Stephen D Barnes of law firm Barnes, Morris, Klein, & Yorn said: “These allegations are deeply upsetting – but they are also totally untrue[...]

Black Lightning Producer Salim Akil Sued for Domestic Violence, Breach of Contract

Brenner is also suing Akil for breach of contract over a script Brenner claims she wrote and Akil used for his own projects without her permission or due credit.[caption id="attachment_950717" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo by Gage Skidmore/CC BY-SA 2.0[/caption]In the suit filed, Brenner alleges she began “a dating relationship, which involved frequent sexual contact” with Akil approximately[...]