Vanessa Bryant, the widow of Kobe Bryant, has reproved a claim from her mom asserting she is owed long periods of pay for filling in as an unpaid associate and backing guaranteed by the b-ball legend, who was murdered in a helicopter crash in January.
Bryant gave an assertion Thursday saying her mom was attempting to “blackmail a monetary bonus,” the Los Angeles Times announced.
The 48-page claim recorded by Sofia Urbieta Laine, 68, claims that Kobe Bryant “vowed to fare thee well” of her forever.
Vanessa Bryant sues her mother
Sofia Urbieta Laine, the mother of Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa Bryant, sued her daughter.
NBA star Kobe Bryant’s wife and Vanessa Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash, and her mother, Sofia Urbieta Laine, were on trial.
Bryant’s mother-in-law, Vanessa Bryant’s mother, Sofia Urbieta Laine, requested her daughter to pay for her 18 years of work as a personal assistant and babysitter.
Laine, 68, claims in the 48-page file of her case that Kobe Bryant promised to take care of her for life.
Bryant, recalling that her mother demanded money from him retrospectively, said: “Assuming he worked 12 hours for 18 years for caring for his grandchildren, he charges me $ 96 per hour per hour, he only occasionally babysit our older girls when she was a full student and athlete.
“I have been supporting him financially for 20 years. She has never been my personal assistant or Kobe’s personal assistant or a nanny for our children. I was always a mother spending time at home.”
“Shockingly,‘s guarantee didn’t come around as he is presently expired and Vanessa Bryant made every single stride she could to void and drop the entirety of Kobe’s guarantees,” the claim claims, stating that Vanessa Bryant never planned to respect those desires.
Kobe Bryant, 13-year-old girl Gianna and seven others passed on Jan. 26 when their helicopter slammed in the slopes of Calabasas. Monetary specialists gauge Vanessa Bryant acquired control of a domain worth up to $600 million, the Times revealed.
Vanessa Bryant’s assertion said she and her better half permitted her mom to live for nothing in one of their properties on the Newport Beach coast however never guaranteed her anything or deterred her from accommodating herself.
“She was a grandma who was upheld by me and her child in-law at my solicitation,” Vanessa Bryant said. “She presently needs to back charge me $96 every hour for evidently working 12 hours per day for a very long time for watching her grandkids. Truly, she just every so often minded more established young ladies when they were babies.”
Vanessa Bryant said that prior this year she started searching for another home for her mom and that her mom gave a TV meet in which she asserted she was being constrained out of her home and to restore an extravagance vehicle.
“Even after that disloyalty, I was happy to furnish my mom with month to month uphold for the remainder of her life, and that wasn’t sufficient,” Vanessa Bryant said. “She, all things considered, reached me through middle people – in opposition to what she asserts, my telephone number hasn’t changed – and requested $5 million, a house and a Mercedes SUV.”