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BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO-Donald Trump is suing a Baja California luxury condo developer after the developer decided not to build its proposed development here. Trump had lent his name to the project and was named in a lawsuit which purports that the developers took $32 million in deposits without ever starting construction, according to published reports.

Trump is suing the developers Irongate LLC, asserting that the developers–Jason Grosfeld and Adam Fisher–filed in their contractual obligation to protect the Trump brand under a licensing agreement. Reports list the suit–filed in the Manhattan Federal Court–as seeking between $40 million and $50 million from Irongate.

Trump had originally pulled out of the project in February citing that the developer had run out of money, but last month was pulled back into the fray when he was named in the lawsuit to recover the condo deposits from future tenants of the proposed Trump Ocean Resort Baja Mexico.

Trump has had his own fair share of trouble over the past year with a pause in construction on the Trump International Hotel and Tower on Palm Jumeirah, the world’s tallest skyscraper, disagreements over the Encap project in New Jersey, along with a bankruptcy filing for Trump Entertainment in mid-February.

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