Designer Tory Burch’s legal battle against ex-husband Chris Burch has dissolved into accusations of corporate espionage and accusations of financial impropriety.

Designer War! Tory Burch vs. Chris Burch: Spying Accusations Fly
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In court papers obtained by “Extra,” Tory accused Chris of spying on her company, claiming a Russian billionaire helped Chris steal company secrets by placing a double agent on the board.

The papers allege Chris Burch had a secret “financial relationship” with billionaire investor Len Blavatnik -- despite the fact that Blavatnik is also a big investor in Tory Burch’s company and controls a seat on its board.
 
Chris, who started his own business "C Wonder" last year, alleges that Tory is "creating false accusations" to force him off. He filed a lawsuit in October, claiming the Tory Burch label was blocking efforts to sell his 28 percent stake in the company for upward of $600 million.
 
There has been no comment from either Burch camp.

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