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James Brown Estate

Court Nixes James Brown's Estate Settlement

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 04.29.2013 | Black Voices

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The South Carolina Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned a settlement divvying up the multimillion-dollar estate of James Brown, say...

Was James Brown Also The Godfather Of Debt?

AP | SUSANNE M. SCHAFER | Posted 12.31.2011 | Fifty

COLUMBIA, S.C. — James Brown's charitable trust had withered to just $14,000 and his estate was saddled with more than $20 million in debt befor...

The Estate Woes of James Brown: A Lesson in Planning

The Atlanta Post | Posted 10.09.2011 | Black Voices

Even though the late, great James Brown has “at least” nine children and was married at the time of his death on Christmas in 2006, he set up his ...

The Estate Woes Of James Brown: A Lesson In Planning

The Atlanta Post | Posted 10.09.2011 | Black Voices

Even though the late, great James Brown has "at least" nine children and was married at the time of his death on Christmas in 2006, he set up his will...

James Brown Auction Hits Legal Snags

New York Times | LYNNLEY BROWNING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Don't get your hopes up yet for a red "Sex" jumpsuit, dome hair dryer with gold-toned seat or a "Mojo Lifetime Achievement Award," all lovingly preser...

James Brown's Estate Sues Morgan Stanley

NY Times via Yahoo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A dispute over the estate of the legendary soul singer James Brown has reached a bitter new pitch -- on Wall Street. The estate's guardians are accus...