Get Your Ski Masks Ready: The Pussy Riot Trademark Is Now Up for Grabs

Pussy Riot, apparently not feeling quite enough legal heat these days, have found themselves in a trademark battle for the group's name against their own defense attorneys. Yekaterina Samutsevich, the one of the three jailed Pussy Riot members to be released on probation, is accusing the group's lawyer Mark Feigin of… » 11/05/12 10:25am 11/05/12 10:25am

Urban Outfitter's 'Navajo' Problem Becomes A Legal Issue

Sasha Houston Brown of Minneapolis published a strongly worded open letter to Urban Outfitters yesterday at Racialicious. Brown, who directly addresses C.E.O. Glen Senk, takes the clothing chain to task for its appropriation of Native American arts and crafts, and its frequent use of the word "Navajo" in product names… » 10/11/11 3:25pm 10/11/11 3:25pm