FILE PHOTO: A telephone and placards are held throughout a protest in assist of pop star Britney Spears on the day of a conservatorship case listening to at Stanley Mosk Courthouse in Los Angeles, California, U.S., July 14, 2021. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Picture
July 26, 2021
(Corrects spelling of legal professional’s first title in paragraph 2)
By Lisa Richwine
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) -An legal professional for Britney Spears on Monday requested a Los Angeles courtroom to call a brand new conservator to supervise the pop singer’s funds following current testimony that she needed her father ousted from the function.
Lawyer Mathew Rosengart, newly appointed because the performer’s private authorized consultant, requested that accountant Jason Rubin be named the conservator of Spears’ property, a put up at present held by her father, Jamie Spears.
Rosengart additionally stated at a listening to in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom that he had filed a petition to take away Jamie Spears as a conservator.
Probate courtroom Decide Brenda Penny stated the matter could be mentioned at a listening to set for Sept. 29.
Britney Spears not too long ago instructed the courtroom she needed her father instantly eliminated and needed to cost him with conservatorship abuse.
The 39-year-old pop star was positioned underneath a conservatorship that controls each her private and monetary affairs in 2008 after she suffered a psychological well being breakdown. The main points of her psychological well being points have by no means been revealed.
Public assist for the singer has swelled since her emotional handle to the courtroom in June through which she known as the conservatorship abusive and humiliating.
Representatives for Jamie Spears didn’t instantly reply to requests for remark.
(Reporting by Lisa Richwine; modifying by Jonathan Oatis and Chris Reese)