Tomi Lahren v Glenn Beck and TheBlaze Settlement – May 1st, 2017:
Political Bulldog Tomi Lahren and Glenn Beck of TheBlaze have come to an agreement to settle the long standing case. Tomi agreed to release of her contract at TheBlaze in exchange she is allowed to keep her Facebook page with nearly 4.3 million likes. Her original employment contract was set to expire in September. The 24 year old superstar is also free to work with competitors of TheBlaze.
As a part of the agreement, Lahren’s attorney, Brian Lauten, said they will be deleting all of TheBlaze’s intellectual property from the page. Some of these videos were seen more than 67 million times. Glenn Beck who was Lahren’s former boss was set to testify on Tuesday but will not have to do so as a result of the settlement.
The other details of the case remain confidential.
Comment from Lahren’s attorney:
“Ms. Lahren is relieved to have this litigation behind her,” Lauten said in a statement. “She looks forward to connecting with her audience and fan base on the pressing political issues facing our country in the days to come.”
Comment from TheBlaze:
“TheBlaze is pleased to announce that the relationship with Tomi Lahren has concluded,” the company’s statement said. “Ms. Lahren will continue to have access to her social media accounts as has always been the case.”
Overall, both parties were happy to come to a resolution.
Tomi Lahren v Glenn Beck and TheBlaze Court Documents:
Plaintiff Tomi Lahren Original Petition:DC-17-04087
Plaintiff Tomi Lahren Amended Petition:DC-17-04087 (4)
Glenn Beck and TheBlaze Counter Claim and Request for TRO:DC-17-04087 (5)
Hearing Set Date:DC-17-04087 (3)
Documentation of Representation for Glenn Beck and TheBlaze Inc.:DC-17-04087 (2)
Temporary Restraining Order Issued to TheBlaze:
DC-17-04087 (2) (1)