Doug Somers Tag

Posted On May 25, 2012By StaffIn News

WWE Being Sued By Former AWA Champion; Lawsuit Details

Former AWA Tag Team champion Doug Somers, aka Douglas Duane Somerson, filed suit against WWE, Vince McMahon and Linda McMahon over the company using AWA footage containing his likeness and matches without his consent. Somers says that he appeared on four DVDs, WWE Classics on Demand, books and other materials but never agreed to do so. WWE owns the AWA library, having purchased it from the Gagnes in 2003 for a seven figure sum. The matches Somers has appeared in usually involved him teaming with Buddy Rose against Shawn MichaelsRead More