Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) chief executive officer Jeff Bezos is being sued by his girlfriend Lauren Sanchez's brother for defamation.
Michael Sanchez, a Hollywood talent manager, on Friday filed a lawsuit in the Superior Court of California in Los Angeles, alleging that Bezos spread false information about Sanchez leaking his nude graphic pictures to the media, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday.
The lawsuit also names Gavin de Becker, a security consultant hired by Bezos, as a defendant, according to the Journal.
In the lawsuit, Sanchez has alleged that the false accusations by Bezos have led to a Federal Bureau of Investigation raid at his house, damaged his reputation, hurt his relations with his family, and caused a loss of business, the …
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