• Bye-Bye, Bootlegs: The Air Jordan 1 has Received Federal Trademark Protection

    11 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Jordan Brand 's Air Jordan 1 has been the subject of a prolific amount of bootlegs over the past year-plus - ranging from Fugazi's six shooter-adorned "One in the Chamber" shoes to ineverheardofyou's middle finger-equipped iterations. Now, however, Nike Inc. has struck a blow against bootleggers and gained a new level of protection for Michael Jordan 's first signature sneaker as the Air Jordan 1, Air Jordan 1 Low and Air Jordan 1 Low SE have all received federal trademark protection from the USPTO. Originally reported by Sneaker Law Firm , an outfit that bills itself as the "first law...
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