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    Lolbron taking legal action against Miami owner over King James moniker

    First this dunce tried to trademark taco Tuesday, now he's trying to block arison and his cruise company from dubbing one of its boats as king James.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chronz View Post
    First this dunce tried to trademark taco Tuesday, now he's trying to block arison and his cruise company from dubbing one of its boats as king James.
    I guess hes never heard of the actual King James

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    Nahhh. He cant be that dumb. xD

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    I guess every boat named Queen Elizabeth should get sued by the royal family.

    Idiotic waste of the court's time.

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    He isn't a dunce. What a gross overreaction.

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    Quote Originally Posted by blams View Post
    He isn't a dunce. What a gross overreaction.

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    Yeah.. It’s pretty ****ing stupid..

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    Quote Originally Posted by LF85 View Post
    Yeah.. It’s pretty ****ing stupid..
    None of you are in the room with LBJ's lawyers that have decided to press charges. You don't know.

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    Quote Originally Posted by blams View Post
    None of you are in the room with LBJ's lawyers that have decided to press charges. You don't know.

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    You do know that "King James" has existed for a LONG time before LeBron James was born right?

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    Typical LBJ he thinks the world revolves around him.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bledrules View Post
    Typical LBJ he thinks the world revolves around him.
    I doubt LeBron was reading some article or press release and decided to call up his lawyers.

    But I do give blame for going along with his legal team's advice when they brought this to him.

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    It's not just about the ship name. It's about the activities aboard the ship.

    Though the “King James” moniker was obviously not originated by LeBron, the Lakers’ forward does retain a trademark license over the nickname, as it pertains to sports related items. With the cruise line planning on hosting “sports activities and events” according to their filing to use the name, it opened a legal avenue for James to contest the use of the moniker.
    As Gerben explained in the video, legal contests over the violation of trademarks can regularly take in excess of over two years to be resolved, however they are often settled before a final verdict is delivered.
    - David Bernal, Clutch Points
    LeBron probably doesn't care that they use the name. He just wants to get paid for it through a settlement offer to make his lawsuit go away. He's a businessman, plain and simple. Don't hate the player. Hate the game.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrblisterdundee View Post
    It's not just about the ship name. It's about the activities aboard the ship.



    LeBron probably doesn't care that they use the name. He just wants to get paid for it through a settlement offer to make his lawsuit go away. He's a businessman, plain and simple. Don't hate the player. Hate the game.
    Just because the game has cracks doesn't mean the player HAS to exploit them.

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    He takes his brand seriously. Just like Jordan does and has. At least Bron is a better person.

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    Just add a roman numeral after it to end the madness [emoji1751]

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scoots View Post
    Just because the game has cracks doesn't mean the player HAS to exploit them.
    Why not? I'm not a fan of whiny millionaire athletes, but I'm certainly not going to take the side of billionaires over them.

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