Why Is Kelly Clarkson Being Sued by Her Father-in-Law’s Company?

Thanksgiving for the Clarkson and Blackstock family may be awkward this year.

Kelly Clarkson is being sued by her management company, which is owned by her estranged husband Brandon’s father, Narvel Blackstock. Brandon is also listed as part of the company’s executive team.

According to Entertainment Tonight, Starstruck Management Group claims they are owed more than $1.4 million in unpaid commissions from The Voice judge. The lawsuit also claimed that Clarkson breached an oral contract, and seeks “declaratory relief and an accounting.”

“Over the course of approximately 13 years, Starstruck developed Clarkson into a mega superstar,” the complaint, via Entertainment Tonight, states. “By way of example only, Starstruck was instrumental in helping Clarkson achieve success in terms of numerous hit albums, multiple GRAMMY wins and nominations, her role on popular television shows like The Voice and her own talk show.”

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Kelly Clarkson is being sued by her management company, which is owned by her estranged husband Brandon Blackstock’s father, Narvel Blackstock

According to documents obtained by PEOPLE, Starstruck Management Group filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court on Tuesday, claiming the singer owes over $1.4 million in unpaid commissions this year, in addition to the $1.9 million she already paid. The Blast was first to report the news.

Starstruck has represented Clarkson, 38, for the last 13 years, and the singer reportedly had a verbal contract with the Nashville-based company since 2007 outlining that she would pay them 15% commission on her gross earnings.

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Kelly Clarkson Sued By Father-In-Law’s Management Firm Over $1 Million Unpaid Commissions

KEY POINTS

  • Kelly Clarkson is facing a lawsuit from her  father-in-law’s management firm over alleged unpaid commissions worth over $1 million
  • Clarkson and Starstruck Management Group have a verbal agreement that she will pay them 15% commission on her gross earnings
  • The firm claims Clarkson still owes it $1.4 million and at least $5.4 million by the end of the year

Kelly Clarkson is facing legal charges after her father-in-law Narvel Blackstock’s management company sued her for unpaid commissions worth over $1 million

Starstruck Management Group filed a lawsuit against Clarkson on Tuesday and Page Six was able to confirm it through Los Angeles County Superior Court records. The company, which is run by her father-in-law Narvel Blackstock, claimed that she owed them $1.4 million in commissions for her work on “The Voice” and “The Kelly Clarkson Show.”

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