Lindsay Lohan has settled a lawsuit introduced by publisher HarperCollins claiming she took a $365,000 advance for a book deal however never delivered a manuscript, new court docket papers reveal.
The phrases weren’t disclosed in the settlement papers filed Friday in Manhattan Supreme Court, which stated the suit was “discontinued.”
In the September 2020 lawsuit, HarperCollins stated the “Mean Girls” star and her firm Crossheart Productions entered right into a contract on March 27, 2014, for a book that was due a 12 months later.
Lohan, 36, was slated to write a book about her troubled life primarily based on her journal from her 2013 stint in rehab. The tome was predicted to be price $1 million.
While the publisher gave Crossheart the advance — which was then transferred to the “Freaky Friday” actress — the book by no means materialized even after a two-year extension to March 15, 2017, the suit claimed.
HarperCollins in 2018 canceled the contract and demanded a return of the advance.
Lohan’s lawyer stated Monday the lawsuit was settled “years in the past,” whereas the settlement papers have been signed and dated Friday.
“The matter was resolved years in the past. The latest submitting of the dismissal paperwork by plaintiff’s counsel was ministerial,” legal professional Andrew Brettler instructed The Post.
HarperCollins’ lawyer didn’t return a request for remark Monday.