In this lawsuit, sure to get media coverage, Plaintiff, a photographer, claims Nike’s Jordan Brand ripped off his iconic image of Michael Jordan.
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Jacobus Rentmeester v. Nike, Inc.
Court Case Number: 3:15-cv-00113
File Date: Thursday, January 22, 2015
Plaintiff: Jacobus Rentmeester
Plaintiff Counsel: Cody B. Hoesly of Larkins Vacura LLP
Defendant: Nike, Inc.
Cause: Copyright Infringement, Vicarious Copyright Infringement, Contributory Copyright Infringement, Violations of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act
Court: District of Oregon
Judge: Judge Michael W. Mosman