Legal professionals enthusiastic about one of the complaints in opposition to “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” megastar Erika Jayne and her estranged husband Tom Girardi served a subpoena to Bravo manufacturers Wednesday, Fox Information has showed.
The attorneys are in search of any unaired pictures of “RHOBH” that incorporates Erika Jayne, in step with the subpoena bought by means of Fox Information.
Lawyer Jay Edelson, who in the past labored with Girardi, advised Fox Information that he believes Bravo has pictures that immediately pertains to the lawsuit he has already filed in opposition to the truth TV megastar.
“We imagine that Bravo has masses of hours of unaired pictures, in addition to documentary proof, which immediately pertains to this situation,” Edelson solely advised Fox Information. “To this point, Bravo has selected to make use of the Girardi embezzlement scandal to extend rankings and make important cash for itself.”
“The sufferers have needed to undergo looking at the ‘Actual Housewives’ solid do such things as consume caviar pie and drink specially-made vodka served by means of white-gloved personnel as they pay lip carrier to the lives Tom has ruined,” Edelson added. “The sufferers have watched Erika cry crocodile tears as she is ‘pressured’ to transport right into a $10,000-a-month condo whilst she and her glam squad parade round in a way of life few people will ever know.”
Girardi and Jayne had been accused of divorcing to offer protection to their cash and property.
Fox Information bought court docket paperwork in August that indicated Girardi’s legislation company was more than $100 million in debt, and an leisure corporate owned by means of Jayne – EJ International LLC — had allegedly received $25 million from Girardi.
Edelson known as on Bravo to “prevent protective” Erika Jayne.
“We hope that Bravo adjustments route and comes to a decision to prevent protective Erika and its personal base line and no longer make a unhealthy resolution to impair our investigation and lend a hand us get better a lot wanted cash for the sufferers,” Edelson’s observation mentioned.
Erika Jayne’s attorney, Evan Borges, showed to Fox Information that he hadn’t noticed the subpoena and characterised the transfer as a “fishing expedition.”
“The subpoena feels like a fishing expedition or desperation transfer whether it is directed at Erika,” Borges advised Fox Information in a observation. “I stay explaining that there is not any hidden treasure, which we’ve supported by means of offering recommend for the chapter trustee with all related checking account and fiscal knowledge in Erika’s ownership.
“There’s just a small quantity of extra knowledge that I wish to supply to the trustee, which, in conjunction with the entirety else we’ve supplied, presentations that Erika’s divorce submitting was once for legit causes, and he or she has been seeking to make it on her personal.”
Bravo didn’t right away reply to Fox Information’ request for remark.
Fox Information’ Julius Younger contributed to this record.