Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Glenn Danzig Suing Former Misfits Bandmate for Licensing Violations

KidFrank.com                   "Original Misfits singer Glenn Danzig claims he got zero from a lucrative merchandising deal with Hot Topic, potentially worth millions, and he’s blaming his former bandmate for cutting him out. Danzig has filed suit against Misfits bassist Jerry Only — real name Gerrard Caiafa — claiming Jerry registered trademarks for everything Misfits-related in 2000 behind Danzig’s back, misappropriating exclusive ownership over the marks for himself, including the band’s iconic “Fiend Skull” logo. By doing so, Danzig claims Jerry violated a 1994 contract, in which Danzig, Jerry, and others agreed to share ownership of the Misfits trademarks for merchandising purposes."To continue reading on re-tox.com click here

 *Misfits logo courtesy of stereogum.com

*Glenn Danzig phhoto courtesy of hilobrow.com

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