Billy Joel, Architect Settle Stolen Home Design Suit

By Tiffany Hu (April 14, 2022, 7:30 p.m. EDT) – World-renowned musician Billy Joel and an entrepreneur who accused him and others of stealing copyrighted designs for a home improvement project said in New York federal court on Thursday that they have settled their dispute.

The parties’ joint termination stipulation closes the book on an April 2020 lawsuit filed by Berry Hill Development Corp., which accused Joel and his wife, among others, of copying and using plans for their Oyster Bay renovation , New York, home after being fired from the project.

The filing comes nearly eight months after a magistrate recommended rejecting Joel’s offer to…

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