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June 23, 2018 11:36 AM Ex-soccer star says Iran officials barred him from program

Ex-soccer star says Iran officials barred him from program The former captain of Spain's national soccer team, Carles Puyol, is claiming that Iranian TV officials barred him from appearing as a World Cup commentator because of his long hair. The Saturday report by Jam-e Jam newspaper's TV affiliate quotes government TV official Morteza Mirbagheri as saying 64

June 17, 2018 12:35 PM Three decades on, Greece, Macedonia sign pact to change ex-Yugoslav republic's name

PRESPES, Greece/ BITOLA, Macedonia (Reuters) - Greece and Macedonia defied protests and set aside three decades of dispute on Sunday as they agreed on a new name for the Balkan state, potentially paving the way for Macedonia’s admission to the European Union and NATO. The foreign ministers of Greece and Macedonia signed an accord to rename the former 62

June 12, 2018 1:58 PM Louboutin wins fight to prevent red sole copycats

Christian Louboutin has claimed victory in a legal battle over its signature red-soled shoes. The European Union's top court backed the fashion brand in a decision on Tuesday, ruling that its use of the iconic red color means that its shoes can be trademarked. "Christian Louboutin warmly welcomes this judgment," the company said in a statement. "For 26 years 75

June 8, 2018 11:21 PM DJ Khaled Suing Trademark Pirate Using Son Asahd's Name

DJ Khaled is going after a business that he claims is trying to make a pretty penny off his 1-year-old son's name. Khaled filed docs Friday against Curtis Bordenave and his company, Business Consulting, claiming they've filed a trademark called "Asahd Couture," "Asahd," and "We The Best Lifestyle." In the docs -- obtained by TMZ -- Khaled claims Bordenave 51

June 7, 2018 7:30 AM E-40 Warns Urban Novelist to Keep Away from 'Captain Save a Hoe'

E-40 says an author ripped off his hit '90s song and slapped it on a novel, but he's giving the writer one chance to save himself from a 'Save a Hoe' lawsuit. The rapper fired off a cease and desist letter to novelist, CJ Allen over his book, "Captain Save A Hoe." In the letter, E-40 says he has a trademark on his 1993 track, which covers merch, services 43

May 21, 2018 7:02 PM Is it a pizza or a highway? Logo war ends with a victory for food

Is it a pizza or a highway? Logo war ends with a victory for food For almost four years, the New Jersey Turnpike Authority has been fighting a Florida Keys pizza shop over its logo, which the Garden State highway agency says too closely resembles its trademarked emblem. In March 2015, a federal judge threw out the Turnpike Authority's trademark infringement 45

May 11, 2018 3:52 AM Francisco Lindor loses bet, lets unbeaten HS team shave his head

Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor has won over fans with his stellar defense, his broad smile and his trademark hair. Last season, the two-time All-Star wore curly locks, but this season he sported a coif that is high and streaked blond on top. Lindor showed up at his alma mater, Montverde Academy in Montverde, Florida, to pay off a bet. He had told members 73

May 10, 2018 2:15 PM Round Apple Watch could be on the way

Apple has only offered a rectangular Apple Watch design since the wearable first launched in 2015. But a new patent from the company suggests it's at least thinking about other options. Apple was recently awarded a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) that relates to a circular Apple Watch design. The patent, called "electronic device 82

May 7, 2018 2:19 PM Kim Kardashian West Brands Lingerie Line 'Kimono Intimates'

Kim Kardashian West drew inspiration for her new lingerie line from a place just a tad outside of Hollywood ... give or take 5,520 miles. The company Kim's charged with spearheading her new lingerie line filed docs -- obtained by TMZ -- to trademark "Kimono Intimates." The plan is to brand her line with the name and slap it on bustiers, nightgowns, breast 1007

May 5, 2018 1:02 PM Flood of Trademark Applications From China Alarms U.S. Officials

The vast majority of the Chinese filers are tiny merchants hawking goods like pocketbooks, binoculars and phone chargers Huge numbers of Chinese citizens are seeking trademarks in the U.S., flooding the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office with applications that officials say appear to be rife with false information. The surge of filings from China has surprised 101