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Former NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown is facing another lawsuit for allegedly failing to pay for services rendered.

A Wisconsin company filed a lawsuit in Broward County, Florida, last month seeking nearly $28,000 that Brown failed to pay after verbally agreeing to let Avanti Solutions work for Brown’s appearance at the “Rolling Loud” hip-hop concert in Los Angeles in March.

Avanti Solutions is suing Brown and his company, CAB Records, saying they agreed to transport performance art and “provide on-location production management, choreography and casting of stage artists, costume fabrication and styling, and stage image creation.” They did the job, according to the lawsuit, but were never paid despite repeated attempts. The lawsuit states that “they later discovered that Brown had no intention of sending payment of outstanding balances, as he has done so with other providers in the past.”

The lawsuit has a projected trial date in December and a video hearing on August 8, though Brown is already challenging the merits of the lawsuit. Last week, he filed a notarized affidavit showing images of three $10 money orders that he said “fully satisfied the claim” against him, along with a letter from the “Antonio El-Allah Express Trust” on Brown’s behalf. The lawsuit, seeking $27,990.21 from Brown, remains active, according to Broward County Clerk’s records.

Brown, 35, has faced a long series of similar non-pay lawsuits during and since his NFL career. He made seven Pro Bowl appearances in nine seasons with the Steelers, but had only brief and tumultuous stints with the Raiders and Patriots. He landed with the Bucs in 2020 and won a Super Bowl with Tom Brady that season, but his relationship with the team deteriorated so badly during the 2021 season that he left in the middle of a game, removing his jersey and walking off the field during a game against the Jets. He hasn’t played in the NFL since.

Brown recently made headlines as owner of the Albany Empire, which was kicked out of the National Arena League last month in the middle of a season for failure to pay team fees and fines. Brown had suggested that the team would move to the Arena Football League, but Albany was not among the 16 teams when the AFL announced its 2024 roster. Brown could face a lawsuit from the team as a result of his actions there.

He was suspended three games during the 2021 season after an NFL investigation found he used a fake vaccination card to comply with the league’s COVID-19 protocols. That came to light only after a personal chef who said Brown owed him $10,000 told the Tampa Bay Times that he had received a fake card.

Refusing to pay for services has cost Brown much more before. Last October, a Broward County jury ruled that he must pay $1.2 million in a lawsuit from a trucker whom Brown allegedly attacked in 2020 after refusing to pay moving costs. That also resulted in criminal charges of robbery and assault, which were resolved in a plea deal that included probation, community service and anger management classes.

Brown has a hearing on Aug. 25 in Broward County on a separate lawsuit, accusing him of selling a Sarasota man a $160,000 luxury watch that was said to be worth $400,000 but was later alleged to be fake and Brown bought it for $500. Brown submitted a letter to the court in May showing a money order for $160 and again stating that he fully satisfied the claim against him.

Greg Auman is a reporter for FOX Sports’ NFC South and covers the Buccaneers, Falcons, Panthers and Saints. He is in his 10th season covering the Bucs and the NFL full-time, having spent time at the Tampa Bay Times and The Athletic. You can follow him on Twitter at @gregauman.

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