Sues Over $eight Million Ring
… Jeweler Fires Again
four/three/2018 7:57 AM PDT
Drew Brees claims he was scammed out of MILLIONS by a jeweler who bought him an $eight MILLION diamond ring … however the jeweler is saying Brees has nobody accountable however himself.
The New Orleans Saints QB has filed a lawsuit towards Vahid Moradi — who runs the CJ Charles jewellery store in San Diego, the town the place Brees started his NFL profession.
Brees claims he is been shopping for jewellery from Moradi for years — and has dropped roughly $15 MILLION on some insane items … together with watches, earrings and rings.
Drawback is … Brees claims he lately had his jewellery independently appraised and was instructed his assortment is value $9 MILLION lower than he paid.
In his go well with filed Monday … Brees says Moradi had insisted his jewellery was a stable funding that might positively go up in worth through the years — and feels he was lied to all the time.
Brees claims the most important hit he took was on a four.09 carat blue diamond ring he purchased in 2015 for $eight.18 million … which lately appraised for under $three.75 million.
However Moradi’s high-powered lawyer, Eric M. George, says Brees should not be pointing the finger at Moradi … he can solely blame himself.
“Drew Brees aggressively bought multi-million greenback items of jewellery. Years later, claiming to undergo ‘money move issues,’ he tried to bully my shopper into undoing the transactions.”
“Mr. Brees’s habits and his perception that he was wronged as a result of the jewellery didn’t admire in worth as shortly as he hoped each show an absence of integrity and contradict primary rules of each economics and the legislation.”
“He ought to limit his game-playing to the soccer subject, and chorus from bullying trustworthy, hard-working businessmen like my shopper.”
Brees is looking for not less than $9 million in damages.