Russell Simmons and Reverend Run find themselves the target of a possible lawsuit, as they are being accused of pocketing money by former business partner of Run Athletics, Rasheed Young. Rasheed Young, the president of Run Athletics is threatening the suit.
TMZ reported thatÂ Young’s lawyers are accusing the brothers of funneling their revenue earned from their Pastry brand of sneakers into another company; a company which Young claims to have no hand in.
Young is accusingÂ Simmons and Run of stealing in the tens of millions from the company. The DMC alumni have yet to respond to such accusations.
Young is seekingÂ his share of the brand’s profitÂ as well as changes in the current structure of the company.