The well-known youtuber and streamer Tfue, one of Fortnite’s most well-known players, you have reported the filing of a lawsuit against his FaZe Clan eSports team, due to a contract between the two parties that the player considers abusive. According to the player, his team was left with 80% of the profits generated, and also alleges that he was offered alcohol and gambling illegally when he was a minor.
After Tfue’s statements, FaZe Clan said he had received the news with sadness and disappointment. As I explained, since April 2018, when the agreement began, you have not generated any kind of economic benefit. “In fact we have only won a total of $ 60,000 with our agreement, while you have earned millions as a member of FaZe Clan,” the team adds.
While both sides contradict each other, especially in Regarding the profits generated by agreements with third parties, FaZe Clan assures that since September they have been negotiating with Tfue and their legal representative to reach a new agreement, but that all efforts have been unsuccessful. The case is complicated by two other factors: the first is that the player states that he was pressured by members of the team to consume alcoholic beverages and illegally betting as a minor, the other that there are certain legal gaps when recognizing the figure of the professional player
TFue is one of the great figures of the professional circuit of Fortnite, who managed a few weeks ago during a spectacular game of Fortnite managed to defeat Ninja, another famous professional player.
FaZe Clan’s response to today’s press article regarding Tfue: pic.twitter.com/eVdRVMnRpl
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