Punk band “Elway” says it’s being squeezed by its namesake
As we approach the launch of Memorial Day weekend and in turn a potential wasteland of NFL news, it’s time to start getting information from unlikely sources.
Like the punk rock equivalent of PFT.
In Colorado, an obscure punk band that has named itself “Elway” apparently has landed on the radar screen of Hall of Fame quarterback and Broncos V.P. of football operations John Elway. The band Elway claims that the quarterback Elway has, via a lawyer, asked the band to change its name.
Copyright and patent are not the only villains of the IP universe; trademark can be used to censor and stop competition too.