PrivateJet.com owner files a new $30 million lawsuit against Fly Victor

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Don’t Look Media has filed a new lawsuit against Fly Victor, its founder Clive Jackson, and others

The new lawsuit against private jet charter broker Victor was filed in Florida’s state court

Following the administration of private jet charter broker Fly Victor’s parent, and a subsequent management-led buyout, Don’t Look Media has filed a new lawsuit, this time in Florida’s state court.

A previous, similar lawsuit filed last year in Federal Court was dismissed in February, a move Don’t Look is appealing.

The new lawsuit, also seeking $30 million, is over a revenue-sharing agreement for website privatejet.com, owned by Don’t Look.

Charter broker Fly Victor’s parent company enters administration

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Alyssum Holdings Limited, the parent company of private jet charter broker Victor, has entered administration in the U.K.

Victor says it’s business as usual and customer money isn’t at risk

Alyssum Holdings Limited, the parent company of private jet charter broker Fly Victor, Ltd., has entered administration.

The filing made on Wednesday appointed London-based David Rubin & Partners to oversee the process.

Separately, the administrators have hired Hilco Streambank to seek offers to acquire Alyssum’s shareholdings in its subsidiaries Fly Victor Limited and RocketRoute Limited, an online platform providing solutions for private pilots. The deadline for buyers is Feb. 28th.

Privatejet.com sparks a second lawsuit

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Private jet charter broker Fly Victor and its CEO Clive Jackson are the subject of a second lawsuit by Don’t Look Media and Louis Spagnuolo

As the strobe light turns. After filing a lawsuit in June seeking $30 million from U.K.-based private jet charter broker Victor and its founder Clive Jackson over the privatejet.com domain, Don’t Look Media, LLC (DLM), and Louis Spagnuolo have filed a second lawsuit.

This time DLM is seeking $3 million. It alleges Jackson and others of “publicly and falsely accusing it of criminal behavior, and thereby destroying its business’ reputation.”

Fly Victor seeks dismissal of $30 million privatejet.com lawsuit

“The allegations…are spurious claims which we emphatically deny,” says Clive Jackson, CEO of the U.K. based private jet broker

In its response, Victor provided bank records of over two dozen payments it says were made to the plaintiff as well as its notice to terminate the agreement dating from 2018.

Defendant Don’t Look Media had claimed to have not received any monies.

(Editor’s Note: Clyde & Co. says it did not issue a statement originally attributed to it in this article. In fact, the statement was provided by Alyssum, a client that Clyde & Co. represents in this litigation.)

Online private jet charter broker Fly Victor, its parent company, Alyssum, and CEO Clive Jackson are hitting back at Don’t Look Media, seeking dismissal of its $30 million RICO lawsuit filed in June over the website URL http://www.privatejet.com.

“Don’t Look Media and (its attorney) Farrow Law are shamelessly exploiting the judicial system to extort monies from Alyssum. This is a despicable act carried out by those that not only wish to damage our company but whose actions can only bring disrepute on the entire private industry,” Jackson told Private Jet Card Comparisons.

Private Jet Charter Broker Victor Sued For $30 Million In RICO Lawsuit

The lawsuit says in addition to lost fees and damages, Victor’s lack of required disclosures created a liability for fines of up to $32,000 per day over a multi-year period

U.K.-based on-demand online private jet charter broker Fly Victor Limited is being sued for $30 million by Delaware-based Don’t Look Media, LLC. The lawsuit stems from a 2015 licensing agreement that enabled it to use the URL privatejet.com to generate leads it would then convert to bookings.

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