• LL Cool J Sues Festival Founders Over ‘Rock the Bells' Use

    15 days ago - By The Wrap

    LL Cool J says knock it off - in a new lawsuit filed against the founders of the Rock the Bells festival.
    Rapper and “Lip Sync Battle” host LL Cool J - real name: James Todd Smith - has filed suit against Guerilla Union, accusing the company of trademark infringement over the use of Rock the Bells, which is also the title of the rapper's 1985 track from his debut album “Radio.”
    In the suit filed in federal court in California on Tuesday, the rapper contends that “Rock the Bells” has “acquired distinctiveness and significant secondary meaning, such that Plaintiff owns trademark rights in...
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