Makeup Co. Resolves Madonna 'Hard Candy' Trademark Rows

Law360, New York (November 6, 2015, 9:36 PM EST) -- Cosmetics maker Hard Candy LLC settled trademark claims over Hard Candy Fitness LLC's name in Florida federal court Friday, the day after Madonna resolved a California action filed after she escaped the original suit because she lacks connection to the Sunshine State.

The cosmetics company reached a settlement with Hard Candy Fitness — which Madonna is associated with — and its operating company after U.S. District Judge Cecilia A. Altonaga ruled in May that the pop star, her manager and her company MGHCandy LLC aren't subject to general jurisdiction in the matter because they aren't incorporated in Florida and don't do business...

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