“Britney Spears’ father hopes his daughter doesn’t need legal guardianship.” They are the r statementsiprese dal New York Times and released to CNN and NBC News by the lawyer of Jamie Spears, father of the pop star who has been the legal guardian of his daughter’s assets and career since 2008.
In the wake of the New York Times new documentary “Framing Britney Spears,” the 39-year-old pop star recently got judges that her parent no longer has exclusive protection over her. Jamie Spears will continue to have a say in her daughter’s finances and personal decisions but from now on she will have to partner with the Bessemer Trust, a financial services firm.
After the latest developments, Jamie Spears’ attorney tried to tell his client’s point of view on various national television shows. “Having Britney safe and not exploited is her father’s number 1 priority,” the lawyer said.
The affair involving Britney Spears and her parent began in 2008, after her daughter’s serious and public nervous breakdown: Jamie became the legal guardian of her daughter’s assets and career, a role for which he is said to be paid around 130,000 dollars. per year. For years Britney hadn’t contested the situation.
The turning point began last year, when the pop star’s lawyer in court called Spears “strongly opposed” to paternal protection and determined not to sing in public again if things didn’t change. In addition, during these years, the singer’s fans have supported her cause through the #FreeBritney movement.