This is a compilation of our blog posts on lawsuits filed by or against celebrities that involve financial matters. Either they’re not paying someone, or they paid someone they shouldn’t have paid, or someone cheated them of their money, et cetera. Let’s begin with:
Dane Cook vs. His Brother Darryl McCauley (20 March 2009): Look who’s been finally charged for swindling his own brother? It’s Darryl McCauley (left), that’s who. For those of you not familiar with this case, Darryl is half brother to actor Dane Cook. He was Dane’s business manager and he allegedly stole millions from his own brother.
He’s now been charged with eight counts of larceny over $250, forgery and larceny by continuous scheme. Among others, McCauley is being accused of forging a $3 million check written from his brother’s account to himself. With a brother like this, who needs enemies?