NBA Legend Jordan Shoots To Win $5M Trademark Suit

Law360, New York (January 25, 2011, 6:12 PM EST) -- NBA great Michael Jordan has asked a federal judge for a ruling of summary judgment in his $5 million suit accusing grocer Supervalu Inc. of using his image in a 2009 magazine ad without the retired superstar's permission.

Jordan moved for summary judgment Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, telling Judge Gary Feinerman the undisputed facts demonstrated that the chain's use of a photo of Jordan's namesake basketball shoes in an issue of Sports Illustrated, along with one of its...
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