The victim's father called the convicted killer a "sewer rat," according to reports.
Nicholas Brooks, 27, faces life in prison after being convicted Thursday in the murder of Sylvie Cachay.
Sylvie Cachay's family wants to ensure her accused killer isn't entitled to money from his late father.
Shawni Lucier, 43, the assistant to Oscar-winning songwriter Joseph Brooks, was sentenced to four months in jail on Friday.
Nicholas Brooks may plead guilty to murdering his swimsuit designer girlfriend Sylvie Cachay.
Joseph Brooks' assistant Shawni Lucier will still face criminal charges connected to his alleged rapes despite his suicide.
Songwriter Joseph Brooks, 73, was reportedly found with a plastic bag over his head near a tube to a helium tank.
Nicholas Brooks, 25, allegedly murdered his girlfriend Sylvie Cachay at the SoHo House in November.
Sylvie Cachay's parents will attend a court appearance of her accused killer, Nicholas Brooks, according to a report.
Joseph Brooks is accused of sexually abusing 13 woman on his casting couch, and a dozen more have emerged.
Nicholas Brooks, 24, was arraigned on a second-degree murder charge in Manhattan Supreme Court on Tuesday.
Many of 2010's killings captured the city's attention, but most victims went unnoticed.
Nicholas Brooks was charged with second-degree murder, according to an indictment filed last week.
George Steinbrenner and actor Tony Curtis were just two of several notable New Yorkers who passed away in 2010.
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