Michael Jordan’s Being Sued By A Chinese Company Who Stole His Name And Likeness

Michael Jordan’s Being Sued By A Chinese Company Who Stole His Name And Likeness

For the several years now, Michael Jordan has been in a legal dispute with a Chinese company called “Qiaodan”, who have been “legally” using the Jordan image to sell merchandise in China since the late 90’s. Not only is “Qiaodan” is the phonetic romanized translation of the Mandarin version of the name “Jordan”, but the company […]

Case Dismissed: Lochte’s Brazilian Nightmare Finally Ends

Case Dismissed: Lochte’s Brazilian Nightmare Finally Ends

It’s been almost one entire year since Olympic gold-medal winner Ryan Lochte was suspended, fined and summoned to appear in a Brazilian court for falsifying a police report. Now, eleven month later, an appellate court in Brazil has finally dismissing the case, concluding that Lochte had not broken the law. It all began when Lochte […]

Nike-Amazon deal may hurt sporting goods retailers: analysts

Nike's pilot program to sell certain products on Amazon and Instagram is a precursor to it forging a deeper relationship with online retailers, and could hit sales at sporting goods retailers such as Foot Locker Inc

Nike-Amazon deal may hurt sporting goods retailers: analysts

By Gayathree Ganesan (Reuters) – Nike’s pilot program to sell certain products on Amazon and Instagram is a precursor to it forging a deeper relationship with online retailers, and could hit sales at sporting goods retailers such as Foot Locker Inc <FL.N>. The deal — which is expected to help Nike Inc <NKE.N> weed out […]

On The Shooting Of Steve Scalise And The State of Politics In America

On The Shooting Of Steve Scalise And The State of Politics In America

On Wednesday, June 14, 2017, House Majority WhipSteve Scalise (R-LA) was shot while practicing for the annual Congressional Baseball Game. The shooting took place three days ago, and I still haven’t written anything about it. Of course, any time the words “congress” and “baseball” appear in the same story, that’s pretty much entirely within our […]

1 2 3 79