Kanye West‘s apparel company, Yeezy, is suing one of its summer interns over pictures posted to the intern’s social media account.
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The intern, Ryan Inwards, is being sued by the brand for $500,000 in liquidated damages plus punitive damages after he posted confidential photos on Instagram, according to Billboard.
Inwards breached his non-disclosure agreement when he posted posted the pictures to his account. Yeezy sent multiple cease and desist letters in an attempt to remove the non-public images, which did not disappear at first. However, an Instagram account of the same name now has zero posts.
Yeezy is suing Inwards for breach of contract and conversion. Additionally, the company is seeking an injunction that Inwards is to hand over the images and that he be banned from similar posts in the future.
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