Cardi B, the famous Bronx-native rapper whose real name is Belcalis Almánzar, has been quite active at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office with a bunch of trademark activity. We are going to do some diving to see what these trademark applications are for, and all recent activity that is going on with Cardi’s trademark filings. Click on this article link to learn more.
Back in May of 2019, professional photographer Rebecca Walsh sued XXL Magazine for its use of an Instagram post that contained Walsh’s picture. The used Intsagram post was from Cardi B herself, and contained an image of her at a Tom Ford fashion show. In the lawsuit, Walsh accuses XXL of stealing the photo, and states that it should not have been viewable on its website without paying for a license. A federal judge recently ruled in XXL’s favor, detailing the “fair use” doctrine contained within the U.S. Copyright Act. Click on this article link to learn more.