Two children of Johnny Hallyday, David Hallyday and Laura Smet, will be in court the last will and testament of their father disputed, as is that of their lawyers heard. The French-Belgian oerrrocker has all his belongings and rights as an artist to his wife Laeticia failed.
Laura Smet, her counsel instructed “all legal remedies” to the settlements to fight under the laws of California are laid out. In which American state Jean-Philippe Smet (the real name of Hallyday) a large part of the year, together with Laeticia and their two adopted daughters Joy and Jade.
According to his lawyer Jean Veil is David Hallyday, brother of Laura Smet, “co-applicant”. “Laura Smet has with astonishment and pain to the will of her father Johnny Hallyday found. It provides that, with all his patrimony and all his rights as an artist under the California law only to his wife Laeticia,” said a communiqué of the masters Emmanuel Ravanas, Pierre-Olivier Sur and Hervé Témime that Monday, the French news agency AFP is concerned.
The will also states that in the event of the death of Laeticia all the belongings of the singer, exclusive to Joy and Jade. According to the counsel strips the testamentary dispositions “manifest” not with French law. Hallyday is on 6 december at age 74 as a result of cancer death. He has four children: David, as the oldest and as a mother, actress Sylvie Vartan, Laura Smet from his relationship with actress Nathalie Baye, and Jade and Joy.