Magnussen wins multi-million pound legal battle with former manager
Former Haas driver Kevin Magnussen can finally "concentrate on creating a new life" according to father Jan after winning a four-year, multi-million-pound legal battle with his former manager.
Denmark's Eastern High Court has ruled Magnussen will not have to pay 20 per cent of his gross income from 2015 to the present day to Dorte Riis Madsen, who has been ordered to pay costs of DKK 540,000 [£65,000].
The judgment, which cannot be appealed against, overturns a prior verdict from the Copenhagen City Court that in 2018 ruled in favour of Madsen
The High Court, however, has determined that Madsen does own 20 per cent of a company formed by Magnussen in conjunction with billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen.
But the final ruling on a case that began in 2017 means Magnussen can now head into his new racing career away from Formula 1 this season with a clear mind.
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