Kanye West performs onstage as Samsung Galaxy presents JAY Z and Kanye West at SXSW on March 12, 2014 in Austin, Texas,

Kanye West performs onstage as Samsung Galaxy presents JAY Z and Kanye West at SXSW on March 12, 2014 in Austin, Texas,

*Kanye West has been ordered into settlement with the Italian photographer who sued the rapper for using his photo titled “Lolli-Pop” as cover art on a mixtape featured on Ye’s website, reports Radar Online.

Fabio Massimo Gammacurta sued West on April 9, 2013 for more than $150,000, claiming Ibn Jasper copied Gammacurta’s “Lolli-Pop” work and placed it on “West’s blog and other websites for download as the cover art for his mixtape ‘F.M. Phenomenal Ziptape Vol. 1: It’s Gucci Time.’” [Click through for the pic .]

images-kanyeIf a settlement is unable to be reached, depositions are scheduled to be completed by July 10, with a trial scheduled to begin on Oct. 29, expected to last two to three days.