Wayne heirs sue over Duke nickname

John Wayne's heirs take North Carolina's Duke University to court over the right to use the actor's nickname to market a line of bourbon......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukApr 21st, 2017

Actor John Wayne"s heirs sue university to use "Duke" nickname

WINSTON-SALEM N.C. (Reuters) - Heirs of film star John Wayne have sued Duke University over their right to use the late Academy Award winner's nickname, "Duke," to market a line of bourbon, describing the school's protests over such branding efforts as "l.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 22nd, 2017

Wayne heirs sue over Duke nickname

John Wayne's heirs take North Carolina's Duke University to court over the right to use the actor's nickname to market a line of bourbon......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukApr 21st, 2017

John Wayne heirs sue university over the name Duke

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — John Wayne's heirs are dueling with Duke University over the family's right to market bottles of bourbon branded with the late movie star's nickname, Duke......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 9th, 2014

John Wayne's heirs tell Duke University to back off - Los Angeles Times

The GuardianJohn Wayne's heirs tell Duke University to back offLos Angeles TimesJohn Wayne's likeness and the word Duke are used by John Wayne Enterprises. (American Movie Channel). Jill Cowan. Trials and ArbitrationJustice SystemPatents, Copyrigh.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 22nd, 2017

John Wayne's family and Duke University duke it out over whiskey name - News & Observer

News & ObserverJohn Wayne's family and Duke University duke it out over whiskey nameNews & ObserverPlenty of John Wayne movie lines could be used in the real-life drama playing out between the iconic actor's heirs and Duke University. As part of a.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 9th, 2014

John Wayne and Duke University in dispute over 'Duke' bourbon - Washington Post

USA TODAYJohn Wayne and Duke University in dispute over 'Duke' bourbonWashington PostJohn Wayne was born Marion Robert Morrison in 1907. But to many, he was “the Duke.” “That was how he was known by the people who were closest to hi.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 21st, 2017

The Duke vs. Duke: John Wayne"s heirs sue university

Movie legend's family wants to trademark his nickname for use in marketing bourbon and other alcoholic drinks.....»»

Category: topSource: cbsnewsJul 8th, 2014

John Wayne"s Heirs Sue Duke University Over Trademark Rights to Alcohol (Exclusive)

"Duke University seems to think it owns the word 'Duke' for all purposes and applications," says the family of an actor nicknamed you-know-what.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterApr 24th, 2017

John Wayne"s family, university "Duke" it out over whiskey

John Wayne's family is fighting Duke University in federal court over the use of "Duke" to sell whiskey......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 22nd, 2017

Make It Official: Give Your Friendship a Celebrity Nickname

FYI: It's not official until you and your BFF have a nickname...and a Lola James necklace to match. Choosing your nickname can be difficult, especially when the wine is flowing during........»»

Category: moviesSource: eonlineJan 30th, 2016

Lil Wayne is being sued by his bus driver

Lil Wayne is being sued by his bus driver because he claims that Wayne was trying to kill him. Mark Jones was hired to drive Wayne and crew around for his 2014 summer concert tour. He pulled over at around 11:30 PM for gas and Wayne became pissed off and .....»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywoodApr 21st, 2015

John Wayne"s Heirs Sue University Over "The Duke" Alcohol Products

John Wayne"s Heirs Sue University Over "The Duke" Alcohol Products.....»»

Category: topSource: contactmusicJul 10th, 2014

Patty Duke -- Dead at 69

Hollywood legend Patty Duke -- who won an Oscar for playing Helen Keller in "The Miracle Worker" -- has died.  She was 69.  Duke passed away at 1:20 AM Tuesday morning. She died from sepsis due to a ruptured intestine.  Duke's….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzMar 30th, 2016

Lil Wayne -- Birdman Screwed Over Drake, Nicki Minaj and Tyga Too

Drake, Nicki Minaj and Tyga say they got screwed by Birdman just like Lil Wayne did ... at least that's what Lil Wayne claims in new legal docs. Lil Wayne now claims in his bitter lawsuit against Birdman and Cash Money, he has letters from Drake and&helli.....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzOct 10th, 2015

Birdman vs. Lil Wayne -- War is On ... NO SETTLEMENT

Birdman and Lil Wayne have officially declared war ... settlement talks have broken down and Wayne will now sue his mentor, claiming among other things Birdman owes him $8 million.As TMZ reported ... the 2 titans tried coming to terms this week but it&hel.....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzJan 28th, 2015

Dispute over Duke Ellington royalties in court

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's highest court is set to hear arguments by jazz composer Duke Ellington's heirs to reinstate their lawsuit against publisher EMI seeking half the royalties from foreign sales of his music......»»

Category: topSource: yahooSep 11th, 2014

Martin Shkreli Leaks Lil Wayne"s "Carter V", Wayne Launches Investigation (VIDEO)

Lil Wayne's infamously NOT released "Tha Carter V" has finally been released -- at least partially -- by who else, but Martin Shkreli ... and we've learned Wayne's pissed. Shkreli pulled a sort of hip hop Robin Hood move, he claims, by postin.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzDec 24th, 2016

Lil Wayne to Birdman -- I Never Signed Off On Setting Tyga Free

Lil Wayne has fresh beef with Birdman for letting Tyga -- one of Wayne's artists -- out of his contract without even the slightest discussion. Sources close to Wayne tell TMZ, the rapper is fuming after Tyga was cut loose, opening the door&.....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzSep 19th, 2016

Lil Wayne -- "F*** Cash Money!!!" (VIDEO)

Lil Wayne jumped on stage during Drake's concert Sunday night and made it clear ... his beef with Birdman is what almost got him to throw in the rap towel. Drake was super supportive of Wayne during his Houston concert, but it was Wayne who got the&hellip.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzSep 5th, 2016

Lil Wayne Bitches Drake Screwed His GF

Lil Wayne was ready to physically attack Drake for screwing his girlfriend ... and Wayne says this himself in a book proposal he's shopping. TMZ has obtained a portion of the proposal Wayne has sent to various publishing houses, and his story is crazy.&he.....»»

Category: hook-upsSource: tmzMar 22nd, 2015