Firm trying to block Rihanna from registering name as a trademark


    By Kenneth Atisele
    DC argue that Rihanna’s name and that of their popular character are ‘virtually identical’ and believe ‘consumers are likely to be deceived’ if she trademarks the name. Photo: Mail Online
    DC Entertainment has blocked Rihanna from trademarking her first name, Robyn, claiming it is too similar to the moniker of their famous superhero, Robin.
    The company, which owns the rights to the ‘Batman’ series, is trying to stop the ‘Rude Boy’ hitmaker, who was born Robyn Rihanna Fenty – from claiming the rights to the moniker as they believe its too similar to their legendary comic book, Robin, Batman’s sidekick.
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    Source:: The NET