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Billboard Magazine: "Quincy Jones Awarded $9.4 Million in Michael Jackson Royalty Trial"

July 26, 2017

Billboard Magazine recently reported on McKool Smith's successful representation of legendary music producer Quincy Jones in securing a $9.4 million jury verdict against the late music icon Michael Jackson’s production company, MJJ Productions Inc., which is controlled by Michael Jackson's estate, in a breach of contract and royalty dispute. Mr. Jones produced a number of the King of Pop’s most acclaimed albums, including “Off the Wall,” “Thriller,” and “Bad.”  During an interview with Billboard, Mike McKool, a founder and Chairman of McKool Smith and lead counsel for Quincy Jones, noted that "The jury found that Mr. Jones was right in his allegations of underpayment on virtually all item." You can read the full Billboard report here.