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 […]

Judge Says Washington Football Team May Want to Start Looking for a New Name

Judge Says Washington Football Team May Want to Start Looking for a New Name

On Wednesday, a federal judge ruled that the Washington Redskins trademark “may disparage” Native Americans. As a result, the Washington football team will have their trademark registration cancelled. This is a huge victory for those who find the “Redskins” name distasteful and offensive. Washington’s lawyers argued that cancellation of their trademark infringed on their right […]