An office orgy and a cardigan incident. The messiest allegations against Kanye West.

Kanye West's former assistant has opened a lawsuit against the rap star, accusing him of sexual harassment, breach of contract and wrongful termination.

Per Rolling StoneLauren Pisciotta filed court papers last week, shedding light on the alleged lewd behaviour, including explicit messages sent from West — now legally known as Ye — and an incident on a plane flight to Paris.

There are also serious claims levelled against West regarding his treatment of wife Bianca Censori.

The Australian architect and model married West in 2022, shortly after his divorce from Kim Kardashian.

Pisciotta claims she saw Kanye ask his wife for sexual favours for himself and also his male friends at his Yeezy office.

"Later that evening at the office, Kanye West a.k.a. Ye asked Bianca Censori and other female guests to perform oral sex on him and his male guests in the office changing room," Pisciotta said.

"In August 2022 at the Yeezy/Gap office, Kanye West a.k.a. Ye required Plaintiff to remove her cardigan while she was in the office because he said, 'It was covering too much.'"

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Pisciotta also claims she was tasked with helping find women to bring into West and Censori's bedroom antics. 

"Kanye West a.k.a. Ye would require Plaintiff to co-ordinate Uber rides for women to meet with him. On one such occasion, in August 2022, after Plaintiff had arranged an Uber ride, Kanye West a.k.a. Ye and Bianca Censori called Plaintiff wanting to discuss the orgy [five-some] they had participated in the day before."

The rapper's former assistant has opened a lawsuit against him. Image: Getty.


The court papers describe Pisciotta working in the music industry for 15 years, going on to collaborate with West on his first Yeezy women's line and even three tracks on his 2021 Donda album.

Their partnership was allegedly strengthened in 2021 when West hired her as his "Executive Assistant/Personal Assistant", offered the eye-watering annual salary of USD $1 million (AUD $1.5 million).

This was under the condition that Pisciotta made herself available to Ye "24/7".

Pisciotta says she became a full-time employee, but adds that she was already making $1 million annually from her career on OnlyFans and content creation on social media.

The papers say that while Ye had no issue with her online presence at first, in 2022 he asked her to be "God like" and delete her account in exchange for $1 million, which she did. 

From there, Pisciotta claims that she was the recipient of lewd texts from West, and that he performed sex acts in front of her.

The contents of the alleged texts are included in the suit, such as, "See my problem is I be wanting to f**k but then after I f**k I want a girl to tell me how hard they been f**ked while I'm f**king them." Adding, "Then I want her to cheat on me."


West also allegedly sent, "Is my d**k racist? I’m going to stare at pictures of white woman with black asses and beat the s**t out of my racist d**k."

She claims that West would also masturbate on the phone with her while pretending to discuss work-related matters and sent videos of himself having sex with a woman. Pisciotta's suit continues that he would ask her to deliver him a sexual enhancement "honey" and was "fixated on the penis size" of her boyfriends.

Perhaps the biggest claim in the suit is an incident that allegedly occurred on a plane to Paris with other Yeezy employees on board.

Allegedly, West asked to talk to Pisciotta before trapping them inside a room on the plane (which could only be opened from the outside). She says he laid on the bed and masturbated as she sat in a chair across from him until he slept.

Throughout 2021 and early 2022, Ye was in the process of finalising his divorce. Kim Kardashian filed for divorce in early January 2021, but the divorce wasn't complete until March 2, 2022.

Pisciotta's case also takes aim at the Yeezy company, with her having been promoted to Chief of Staff in September 2022.

She claims to have been offered an additional USD $3 million (AUD $4.5 million) for her promotion, before being fired the following month, and then offered the same amount in a severance package that she did not recieve. 


She is suing for fraud, unpaid wages, and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

In a statement given to PEOPLE on June 5, Ye responded, claiming that he is counter-suing Pisciotta for her "baseless allegations", however the publication reports that no lawsuit has been officially filed as yet. 

Ye has reportedly accused Pisciotta of "blackmail and extortion", including "demands" of "$50 [million]".


His lawyer attests Pisciotta's termination was due to being "unqualified" and "demanding unreasonable sums of money". The statement also alleges that she "stole" Ye's phone to "destroy phone records". 

It adds that she "used sexual coercion in an attempt to demand not only money but material items, namely Hermès Birkin bags, a Lamborghini” and “plastic surgery.”

Pisciotta is yet to respond.

While Pisciotta's case is a new suit against West, it's not the first time he has been tied to explicit material. 

In November 2022, multiple Yeezy employees claimed to have been shown pornography and inappropriate photos of his ex-wife Kim Kardashian. 

West has previously admitted to a "full-on pornography addiction". 

The suit is the latest in a series of difficult turns for the Yeezy company, after it lost its Adidas contract in 2022 due to Ye wearing a "White Lives Matter" T-shirt and sharing anti-Semitic views. 

He has since signed a new contract with Nike. 

So far, Ye's representatives haven't responded to the multiple outlets that have contacted him.

This article was originally published on June 5, 2024, and has since been updated with new information. 

Feature Image: Getty/Instagram @laurenpisciotta.

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