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Meryl Streep Files a Trademark for Her Name, Because It Is Her Name Meryl Streep Files a Trademark for Her Name, Because It Is Her Name

After decades in the business, Meryl Streep has realized that it’s quite nice to be Meryl Streep.

Kylie Jenner Reportedly Lays the Groundwork for Selling Makeup Out of a Truck Kylie Jenner Reportedly Lays the Groundwork for Selling Makeup Out of a Truck

On Tuesday, several outlets reported that Kylie Jenner filed legal papers to trademark “Kylie Truck.” The reality star also trademarked “Kylie Jenner truck.” Ruthless.

Who Gets to Own 'Black Girl Magic'?

Last year, in honor of Black History Month, Essence Magazine chose a familiar, powerful phrase to brand its February 2016 issue: “Black Girl Magic.” In a corresponding video, the women featured on three separate covers were asked to personally define what the phrase meant. Actress Teyonah Parris described it in terms…

Kylie Minogue and Kylie Jenner Battle for Trademark on Their First Name Kylie Minogue and Kylie Jenner Battle for Trademark on Their First Name

Kylie Minogue has been serenading us for many years now, and her brand is strong. So when she learned of Kylie Jenner’s application to trademark their shared first name, Minogue was quick to protest via legal measures.

Taylor Swift Pulls a Grinch Move, Files to Trademark 'Swiftmas' Taylor Swift Pulls a Grinch Move, Files to Trademark 'Swiftmas'

Taylor Swift is developing a habit of becoming rather attached to words — so attached, in fact, that she wants to own them. In January it was “this sick beat”; now she’s pursuing the rights to “Swiftmas,” “Blank Space,” and, umm, “1989.”

Left Shark Awkwardly Dances Free from Katy Perry's Trademark Grasp Left Shark Awkwardly Dances Free from Katy Perry's Trademark Grasp

Just as a man cannot own the sunset, Katy Perry’s left shark—in all its glory—belongs to no one.

Taylor Swift is Taking Haim on Tour for Maximum '1989' Vibes Taylor Swift is Taking Haim on Tour for Maximum '1989' Vibes

Wait—am I gonna get sued for typing the year "1989" without a copyright? No? Okay. So, Taylor Swift, god of your gods but not of mine, has been spending a good amount of time with the Haim sisters as of late, calling them her "squad" like she has been listening to a lot of Waka Flocka and going on vacation with them…

Taylor Swift Trademarked 'This Sick Beat™,' Entire™ English™ Language™ Taylor Swift Trademarked 'This Sick Beat™,' Entire™ English™ Language™

Taylor Swift is one of those public figures who, much like Barack Obama or that dweeb Ross on Friends, tends to bring out very extreme opinions in people. To her defenders, I offer this: Taylor seems nice! To her detractors: Yes, you are right! She's an actual crazy person! Case in point, she's recently started …

Jay Z and Beyonce Fail to Trademark 'Blue Ivy' So Don't Expect Your Official Bey Z Onesie Anytime Soon Jay Z and Beyonce Fail to Trademark 'Blue Ivy' So Don't Expect Your Official Bey Z Onesie Anytime Soon

Did you hear that? It sounded like a bumper of a Benz smashing against the bumper of a Bentley. Or maybe it sounded more like a handful of gold coins being angrily thrown at courtside Brooklyn Nets seats. While the noise may be hard to classify, it's easy to determine its source — that, my friends, is the sound of two…

Sarah And Bristol Palin's Adventures In Self-Branding Sarah And Bristol Palin's Adventures In Self-Branding

Sarah and Bristol Palin have both submitted trademark applications for their names. The process has already hit some snags, but if it succeeds, we're looking forward to a variety of Palin-brand products!

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