Jay-Z Being Sued for $600 million over “Brooklyn Nets” Trademark?

Shawn Carter, a.k.a. Jay-Z, is being sued for $600 million over the use of the name “Brooklyn Nets,” Radaronline.com is reporting. From Business Insider: RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned that the rapper and businessman has been named as a defendant in a $600M lawsuit by a disgruntled entrepreneur who claims that he trademarked the name “Brooklyn Nets” […]

Jay-Z’s new song “Open Letter” addresses selling the Nets: “I made millions off (?) you f***ing dweeb” (AUDIO)

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Amidst the information leaking that Jay-Z, AKA Shawn Carter, is divesting his shares in the Brooklyn Nets to begin the sports agency “Roc Nation Sports,” Jay-Z recorded a pissed-off song titled “Open Letter” addressing the sale and the reaction to it, including attacking an unnamed person — presumably a member of the Nets organization. Audio […]

Report: Jay-Z Selling His Share of Brooklyn Nets

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According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Brooklyn Nets minority owner Jay-Z has begun divesting his shares of the Nets franchise, clearing a path for his new sports agency (Roc Nation Sports) to represent clients in basketball. There is currently no timetable for Jay-Z — real name Shawn Carter — to complete this process, but […]

Jay-Z would need to renounce Nets ownership to become basketball agent

Earlier this week, Jay-Z’s entertainment company, Roc Nation, announced the launch of a sports agency, Roc Nation Sports, and made an immediate splash by signing Yankees star infielder Robinson Cano. For an encore (do you want more?), the fledging agency signed Giants free-agent wide receiver Victor Cruz on Wednesday. If that wasn’t enough, Jay-Z has reportedly […]