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April 26, 2018 1:08 AM Steven Cohen's Point72 is sued over use of California money manager's name

(Reuters) - Billionaire Steven A. Cohen’s hedge fund firm was sued on Wednesday by a San Francisco money manager seeking to stop it from using its name on a new investing project. Aperio Group LLC, which said it has more than $25 billion of assets under management, said Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management LP has caused confusion among customers, causing 93

April 10, 2018 9:43 PM Dubai's Alibabacoin says Alibaba has no monopoly on 'magic' name

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Dubai-based cryptocurrency firm Alibabacoin Foundation on Tuesday said Alibaba Group Holding Ltd cannot monopolize the “magical” Alibaba name, and asked a U.S. judge to dismiss the Chinese e-commerce retailer’s trademark lawsuit. In a filing with the U.S. District Court in Manhattan, Alibabacoin rejected the claim that consumers 58

April 2, 2018 10:39 PM Alibaba files trademark lawsuit against Dubai firm behind 'Alibabacoin'

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N) on Monday sued a Dubai-based firm it said has caused confusion by using its trademarked name to raise more than $3.5 million in cryptocurrency known as “Alibabacoins.” In a complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, Alibaba said Alibabacoin Foundation’s “prominent, repeated, and intentionally 72

April 1, 2018 7:50 AM The Weeknd Fighting Over 'Starboy' Trademark

The Weeknd's lawyers want the real "Starboy" to please stand up -- as Eminem might put it -- 'cause they say it's definitely not the dude who's trying to jack the handle. The singer's company has filed docs opposing Eymun Talasazan's attempt to trademark "Starboy," and they're accusing him of some serious shadiness. According to the docs, obtained by TMZ, Eymun 60

March 17, 2018 7:30 AM Backstreet Boys Want to Open 'Backstreet Barbecue' Restaurant

The Backstreet Boys are ready to drop the mic ... in the restaurant biz!!! BSB Entertainment Inc. -- a company with A.J. McLean, Howie D., Brian Littrell and Nick Carter listed as directors -- filed docs, which were obtained by TMZ, on February 9 to trademark "Backstreet Barbecue" for use in a new restaurant. The news comes on the heels of Nick telling 67

March 14, 2018 4:58 AM Timeline of Stephen Hawking's life

A glance at the life of celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking, who died Wednesday at 76. Jan. 8, 1942 — Born in Oxford, England, the eldest of four children born to Frank Hawking, a biologist, and Isobel Hawking, a medical research secretary. 1959 — Receives scholarship to attend University College, Oxford, from which he graduates with a degree in Natural 81

March 8, 2018 10:30 PM Colin Kaepernick Goes Black Panther at 'Wrinkle In Time' Premiere

Since every NFL team is afraid to put him on a roster, Colin Kaepernick used his spare time to take in a movie -- as a VIP guest at a NYC screening of "A Wrinkle in Time." Kaep -- rockin' his trademark fro and black leather jacket -- and his girlfriend, Nessa, showed up to the Walter Reade Theater for the special Oprah Magazine screening of the flick 60

March 7, 2018 8:31 PM Pharrell Williams Gets the 'Girl,' Trademarked

Pharrell's not done touting his last solo album, "G I R L", even though it dropped nearly 4 years ago -- he's just gotten approval to stamp the title all over a bunch of women's products. Pharrell got the green light to put "Girl By Pharrell Williams" and "Pharrell Williams Girl" on clothing, lingerie, jewelry, athletic gear, luggage and cosmetics 180

March 3, 2018 1:56 AM 'Black Panther' Booze, UK Company Wants to Make it Happen

The massive success of "Black Panther" will certainly lead fans to order cocktails and buy booze inspired by the Marvel blockbuster ... at least that's what a company in the UK thinks. The company filed trademark paperwork last week to use the names "Wakanda" and "T Challa Black Panther" on unspecified alcohol products. Of course, T'Challa is the name of Chadwick 98

February 5, 2018 5:01 AM Philadelphia Eagles Win First Super Bowl, Defeating New England Patriots 41-33

Philadelphia withstood a trademark New England rally to win first Super Bowl in franchise history MINNEAPOLIS—The Eagles had every reason not to win, or even reach, Super Bowl LII. They lost their star quarterback over a month ago. They were an underdog in every playoff game. Then they had to play the Patriots. But absolutely nothing about this Super 58