Rihanna Drops Lawsuit Against Her Dad Rihanna dropped a legal suit against her father. The two were set to meet in court on September 22nd. She accused her father of misusing her name for his own gain. He once tried to book her for a tour overseas without her permission. It is speculated that Rihanna reached an out of court settlement with her father and his business partners. Do you or someone you know have a complicated relationship with a parent? How do you (or they) handle it?