In case you haven’t heard the five-division world champion boxer Floyd Mayweather recently formed a posse called The Money Team, which includes Justin Bieber, 50 Cent, Lil’ Kim and Miss Jackson.
TMZ recently obtained a federal lawsuit in which Mayweather alleges that a New Orleans wine bar, The Wine Bistro, illegitimately used his fame and the Money Team’s star power to attract customers to their Super Bowl pre-game event.
According to the lawsuit, Mayweather claims The Wine Bistro actually advertised that HE and The Money Team would be hosting the soiree, without Floyd or anyone else in The Money Team agreeing to attend.
Needless to say, Floyd is infuriated that the bar made big money using his name and scarring his image, so he wants them to pay up big time!
Here’s one of the TV Commercials for the event that was supposed to take place, according to The Wine Bistro: