Sued for Alleged Fraud Involving Charity
Blames Oprah, Tyler Perry for Unhealthy Monetary Recommendation
12/7/2017 five:04 PM PST
Steve Harvey is being sued by way of a man who claims he used to be employed by way of the TV magnate to boost $20 million for the Steve and Marjorie Basis in addition to different ventures and were given royally stiffed.
Vincent Dimmock claims he struck a take care of Harvey in April to boost the $20 mil, and in go back he says he used to be promised 12.five% of the whole thing he introduced in. Dimmock says within the lawsuit he had get entry to to high-level pros, A-list entertainers and political figures together with a former President, and he were given pledges for $20 mil.
In line with the go well with, Dimmock delivered at the first million however Harvey refused to pay him his fee.
Dimmock claims Harvey by no means meant to pay him after which is going directly to make more than a few allegations.
Dimmock says he offered Harvey to an investor in Might, and all the way through their assembly he allegedly disparaged girls, blamed Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry for giving him dangerous monetary recommendation and likewise blamed Barack Obama for Harvey’s “disastrous assembly with Donald Trump.”
He says Harvey and his basis had been in dangerous monetary form on account of a chain of P.R. gaffes, together with mocking Asian males and assembly with Trump.
We reached out to Harvey’s agent, Todd Frank, who tells TMZ, “It sounds pretend. Steve is probably the most unswerving man on the planet. I have by no means been stiffed on a fee from Steve Harvey in 21 years.”