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S2:EP18 Kawhi Leonard Files Lawsuit Against Nike For Copyright Infringement

Kawhi Leonard files lawsuit against Nike for copyright infringement. The lawsuit was filed after receiving a cease and desist letter from the company relating to a logo he alleges he temporarily let Nike use. Top Three Takeaways 1. Register your work immediately 2. Have an attorney review your contract for terms you may have missed or don’t understand 3. […]

January 8, 2019

Episode 18: Surviving R. Kelly’s Defamation Lawsuit

Thursday night Lifetime debuted a documentary series titled, “Surviving R. Kelly” It is a multi-night event giving voices to the women who have alleged to been victims of R&B singer R. Kelly’s alleged predator behavior. The documentary includes over 50 interviews of not only alleged victims but also family members, musicians, and creator of the […]

November 27, 2018

Episode 13: Black Owned Cosmetic Line Overcomes Trademark Issues With Big Brand To Make 1 Million Dollars in 90 Minutes

The Crayon Case

I love that Supa Cent acknowledges and respects that Crayola has the right to keep people off their brand. It doesn’t matter how much money they have. Remember if they don’t protect it they lose it and the money they get based off of brand recognization starts dwindling. It’s important to note that while […]