Angelina Jolie vs Brad Pitt was married at said winery back in 2014, six years after taking control of the company. She then sold her stake to the Stoli distillery company, with Pitt accusing his ex-wife of doing so without his knowledge
This sparked a legal battle in the US, France, and Luxembourg, but Jolie’s lawyers were successful in their attempt to subpoena documents from Pitt and his business manager.
A Los Angeles judge said Friday that Pitt could not wait for Jolie to provide the documents until after the appeal.
Two Hollywood stars took over the rosé company in 2008 after moving to a château in the south of France. In 2014, they got married in a French winery.
Angelina Jolie vs Brad Pitt Legal Battle
Jolie sold her stake to liquor giant Stoli, prompting a legal challenge from Pitt over allegations that she illegally sold her stake. Pitt, Jolie, their respective businesses, and various business partners are engaged in a legal battle.
The actress’ team has since subpoenaed documents from Pitt, his business manager, and his company, Mondo Bongo.
Pitt’s team tried to have the request denied, but to no avail, and he must now surrender the documents.
Representatives for Pitt and Jolie did not respond to Fox News Digital’s requests for comment.
According to Page Six, sources close to Pitt’s business operation said the actor is letting his frustrations over the separation cloud his business judgment.
Pitt was ordered by a judge to provide the documents to Jolie’s legal team. (Samir Hussein/WireImage) “Any rational human being would be happy to have Stoli [partner in their business.] They have top-notch marketing and distribution,” the source said, adding that the firm offers huge business opportunities. grow.
“He just can’t see his hatred for Jolie,” they continued. A source close to Pitt told Page Six that the deal with Stoli was a no-brainer and that Pitt turned down an offer to sell it to Stoli while he was still married to Jolie.
The source said the idea of selling part of the business for better distribution is at odds with its long-term plan to push profits back into the company.
“The best way to preserve value for [their children] is for parents to retain full ownership of this increasingly valuable and expanding asset,” the source continued.
Pitt and Jolie have six children together and split in 2016. They were together since 2005