Report: Jennifer Lopez's Ex Countersuing for $100 Million

Celebrity News Nov. 28, 2009 AT 11:38AM
Report: Jennifer Lopez's Ex Countersuing for $100 Million Credit: Jeffrey Mayer/

Happy holidays: Ojani Noa, ex-husband to Jennifer Lopez, is preparing a blockbuster lawsuit against the star and her business and legal team for $100 million, reports Radaronline.

Check out Jennifer Lopez's red-carpet look at the AMAs

After Noa attempted to produce a film featuring home video footage of Lopez -- featuring a pants-less Lopez on a motorcycle -- she sued for $10 million and won a temporary restraining order to bar the film from public consumption.

Noa's nine-figure suit charges Lopez, her father, lawyers and business associates with interfering in the project -- and for fraud.

See J-Lo's fabulous recent makeovers

Lopez's mother, Noa's attorney claims, sold some of that home-video footage to Spanish language station Univision for $30,000 without Noa's permission.

Do you know which of Jennifer's marriages was the shortest? Recap Hollywood's briefest unions

Lopez and Noa -- who wed in February 1997 and divorced January 1998 -- are scheduled to meet in court Dec. 1. The disgruntled ex-husband plans to submit the home videos in matter what.

Have you seen Jennifer Lopez schnarfing a hot dog -- and other stars indulging in naughty appetites? See the shots

His attorney said Friday: "I believe that I have an unalienable First Amendment right to enter the JLo home videos into the public court record, so as to defend myself. If Judge Chalfant has a problem with this, he can have me hauled out of the courtroom in handcuffs in front of the world media."

How we use your email

We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Us Weekly and its partners. For more information please read our Privacy Policy.

comments powered by Disqus