A federal judge sided with Nike on Wednesday in its ongoing legal battle with Kawhi Leonard over the “Klaw” logo, blocking the NBA star’s claim to copyright.
Leonard sued Nike last June, claiming the company improperly copyrighted the logo that was used on his line of Jordan Brand sneakers.
He claimed that the image belonged to him because he designed it.
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Leonard filed the suit in the middle of the NBA Finals as his Toronto Raptors were playing and beating the Golden State Warriors for the NBA championship.
The lawsuit arrived after Leonard had left Nike’s Jordan Brand in 2018 to become the face of New Balance’s basketball line.
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