A decide dominated Wednesday that Britney Spears does not ought to take a seat down for a deposition via way of means of her father’s legal professionals withinside the post-conservatorship era. But a legal professional for the elder Spears stated he’d ask for an appellate assessment of that and different choices via way of means of the decide.
Britney Spears is tough an accounting and a costs request and her father’s legal professionals need to discover her mind at the subjects and ask her for any applicable files.
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Brenda Penny affirmed a tentative ruling she issued July thirteen while she discovered that the entertainer’s deposition testimony wasn’t applicable to the records sought via way of means of Jamie Spears’ counsel.
The decide stated the records will be acquired via written inquiries to Britney Spears and testimony from different parties.
The decide had formerly denied Jamie Spears’ requests for files from his daughter due to the fact that they were not applicable. On Wednesday, she additionally denied his attorneys’ request to depose an professional employed via way of means of Kroll, a non-public investigator organization the 40-yr-vintage singer’s legal professionals used to observe the moves of Jamie Spears at the same time as he became the co-conservator for years of his daughter’s commercial enterprise interests.
Jamie Spears’ legal professional, Alex Weingarten, stated he’s going to are seeking an appellate assessment of all 3 choices, affirming his customer is entitled to the 2 depositions and the files beneathneath the law.
Weingarten stated Britney Spears is wherein she is these days due to the thirteen- yr conservatorship and the efforts of her father.
“Mr. Spears is happy with what he has performed for his daughter in protective her from svengalis, Rasputins and different unscrupulous people,” Weingarten stated.
However, Britney Spears’ legal professional, Mathew Rosengart, stated that if Jamie Spears loves his daughter as he claims, he’s going to receive the decide’s ruling and pass on.
A deposition of the singer might only “re-traumatize her,” stated Rosengart, who additionally attacked Weingarten’s feedback that the complete Britney Spears courtroom docket report should doubtlessly be unsealed one day. Rosengart stated the unsealing might make public the performer’s clinical data and different non-public records.