The famous lawyer Michael Avenatti takes over Nike, accusing the bachelor of mother Zion Williamson to persuade Williams in Duke.
In a tweet on Saturday, Avenatti tagged Nike and said, "It's time to call it like it is" and "No company or executive power should be above the law."
He also set out: "Could you please ask Ms. Zion Williamson … whether Nike paid for false" consultancy services "2016./17. As part of Nike's myth, Zion would go to Duke? Thx.
Officials in Duke stated that the university is investigating Avenati's bribe.
A statement sent to WRAL News by Kevin White, Duke's Vice President and Director of Athletics, reads: "We are well aware of the allegations and, as we would do with any question of respect, we are studying. Being fully committed to compliance with all NCAA rules and regulations. Each athlete's student in Duke is reviewed to ensure their suitability. As for men's basketball: all recruits and their families are thoroughly checking Duke in collaboration with NCAA through the process of certification of the amateurism Center for Acceptability. "
Avenatti is best known for being porn actress Stormy Daniels in legal battles against President Donald Trump.
In March, Avenatti testified in a civil case, including allegations that $ 1.6 million had been extradited from the client, and criminal proceedings were initiated against him, including the lawsuit.
Avenatti, 48, faces charges in California for allegedly filing false tax returns to secure $ 4 million in lending and confiscating the client's settlement funds. He faces charges in New York about threats to release harmful information against Nike if he and another lawyer do not pay up to $ 25 million.