Bob Marley Relatives Settle Family Feud Over Singer's IP

Law360, New York (December 4, 2012, 3:35 PM EST) -- Bob Marley's widow and several of his children have resolved allegations that the deceased reggae singer's half brother exploited Marley's trademarked name and image for a music festival and other business ventures, according to a stipulation filed Friday in Florida federal court.

Fifty-Six Hope Road Music Ltd., which represents widow Rita Marley and nine of the singer's children, has reached a settlement with Marley's half brother Richard Booker resolving allegations that Booker exploited the musician's legacy by registering a series of trademarks drawing on the Bob...
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Case Title

Fifty-Six Hope Road Music Limited, a Bahamian corp. v. Booker et al


Case Number

1:11-cv-24326

Court

Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Trademark

Judge

Marcia G. Cooke

Date Filed

November 30, 2011

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