#world – Jimi Hendrix’s Estate Settles Licensing Legal Battle | @Rolling Stone17 de agosto, 2015
Fonte: Rolling Stone
UPDATE: Contrary to reports, a rep tells Rolling Stone that the guitarist’s brother Leon Hendrix was not a defendant in the legal battle that was settled between the Hendrix estate and Hendrix Licensing.
A six-year legal battle between Jimi Hendrix‘s siblings over the use of the guitarist’s image on merchandise has been settled. Since 2009, Janie Hendrix, Jimi’s adopted sister and the operator of the rocker’s estate, has been locked into a copyright infringement fight with Jimi’s younger brother Leon Hendrix over Hendrix Licensing, his Nevada-based company that printed shirts and other merchandise bearing his late brother’s image and signature without permission.
Read more: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/jimi-hendrixs-siblings-settle-licensing-legal-battle-20150815#ixzz3j5sYhZ6u