ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — A New York-based copyright holder that sued the late artist Robert Indiana a day before his death has reached a settlement with his estate and the foundation set up to...
NEW YORK (AP) — Big East Commissioner Val Ackerman has signed a three-year contract extension, the league announced Tuesday.
Ackerman was appointed the conference’s fifth commissioner in...
LONDON (AP) — The Rolling Stones are threatening President Donald Trump with legal action for using their songs at his rallies despite cease-and-desist directives.
BOSTON (AP) — GE is selling its lighting unit to smart home company Savant Systems for an undisclosed amount.
General Electric Co. Chairman and CEO H. Lawrence Culp Jr. said in a statement...
DETROIT (AP) —
A Kid Rock-owned restaurant in Detroit's Little Caesars Arena will close once its licensing agreement expires this spring, the singer and arena operator announced separately...
NEW YORK (AP) — Sneaker giant Nike will sell New York City-branded merchandise under a two-year licensing agreement.
The deal reached last week will allow Beaverton, Oregon-based Nike to...
VINALHAVEN, Maine (AP) — The estate of the artist behind the famous "LOVE" and "HOPE" images is attempting to stop reproduction of his works.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple and mobile chip maker Qualcomm have settled a bitter financial dispute centered on some of the technology that enables iPhones to connect to the internet.
PERTH, Australia (AP) — The Hopman Cup international mixed team event is making way for the new ATP Cup at the start of the 2020 tennis season in Australia.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors say a former executive who embezzled nearly $2.5 million from a Southern California art reproduction company has been sentenced to more than 14 years in...
NEW YORK (AP) — The trappings of success continue to arrive for K-pop sensation BTS, the latest a contract with the toy company Mattel which secured rights to produce dolls of the boy band.
And Mattel is not beyond riding those K-pop coattails. Shares of Mattel Inc. spiked almost 9 percent Monday, a day after the toymaker announced a global licensing agreement that also includes collectible figures and games.
GARY, Ind. (AP) — Residents in northwest Indiana are urging officials to block a proposed $50 million waste processing and recycling facility.
NEW YORK (AP) — There was a time when brassy letters spelling "Trump" had money-making allure. But now the board of a 376-unit luxury condominium tower on Manhattan's West Side is asking a court to declare that it has the right to yank President Donald Trump's name off the building if enough residents decide they don't like his politics.
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple is seeking to void some of Qualcomm's patent claims and licensing agreements, intensifying its legal battle with the chip maker over the technology in iPhones and iPads.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — An appeals court has revived a lawsuit filed by a small energy drink company with South Dakota origins against former food giant Sara Lee.
The Argus Leader (http://argusne.ws/2ppiPB5 ) reports that a three-judge panel with the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in Texas ruled that a state district court judge wrongly dismissed claims made by the company, Jacked Up.
DALLAS (AP) — Alaska Airlines could be headed toward a showdown with Richard Branson over millions of dollars in licensing fees.
Alaska took control of Virgin America last year. Branson, the British billionaire who helped create Virgin America, told reporters in Seattle this week that Alaska must pay royalties for the Virgin name under a licensing deal that runs until 2040.
But Alaska Airlines has a different opinion because it plans to drop the Virgin brand, probably in 2019.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian property developer Tiah Joo Kim got way more than he bargained for when he signed a licensing deal to use the Trump brand on the Trump International Hotel and Tower that is opening this week in the Canadian city of Vancouver.