Nike Blocks Reebok From Selling Tebow Jets Jerseys

Law360, New York (March 29, 2012, 2:31 PM EDT) -- A New York federal court on Wednesday temporarily blocked Reebok International Ltd. from selling New York Jets apparel featuring the name of the team's new quarterback, Tim Tebow, after Nike Inc. accused its rival of making the jerseys without approval.

The court's temporary restraining order barred Reebok from selling any Jets apparel with Tebow's name on it. Reebok would still be allowed to sell Denver Broncos jerseys featuring Tebow's name, as long as they were manufactured before March 1, when the company's merchandising contract with the...
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