Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp could have reached earlier this month the $50 million defamation lawsuit against the Aquaman star Amber Heard drove back to May next year. However, the Fantastic Beasts star might not be so crafty when it comes to dodging such huge deposition in such boiling case like this.
Heard Launched Counterclaim Against Depp
Heard already launched a counterclaim of around $100 million against Mr. Depp this summer. She is now demanding a Virginia judge to order Depp to ultimately sit down for an extensive examination by her lawyers. However, as the previous records and lawsuits have shown us, Mr. Depp has never been so good or incorporate with deposition dates or other deadlines, as we all know.
Through the letter from a Warner Bros. Associate counsel demanding Mr. Depp is required from September 17 for the completion of filming, which to remain in the UK. Meantime, denying the truth of the letter, the star is touring in Europe and visiting film festivals. But the star is refusing to return to the US.
Failing those attempts, the Aquaman star and her attorneys, Charlson Bredehoft Cohen & Brown, P.C. asking for a court order to turn up Mr. Depp for 3 consecutive days in counsel in Virginia for Defendant’s offices on or before 30th October 2020. The representative of Mr. Depp not yet respond for comments on the latest motion.
Judge Shift Trial For The Third Time
Judge White, on September 11, shifted the trial for the third time; it was not due to the Depp’s Fantastic Beasts 3 filming schedule in the UK but due to COVID-19 related backlogs and delays on the Commonwealth’s system of Court.
On September 4, Heard also said the court that Depp’s request grant for continuance would actually collide with her schedule of filming sequel Aquaman 2.
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s short-lived and high profiled marriage ended in 2016 with a restraining order slapped against Johnny Depp for domestic violence claims. Officially, the relationship was over with a seven million divorce settlement which Heard ultimately donated most of it to charity – but Depp has frequently question if Heard had actually made the donations.