Slater subpoenaed in brand dispute
Defending ASP world champ Kelly Slater has been called to testify in a Southern California courtroom over a trademark dispute between his clothing brand, VSTR, and New York-based apparel maker World Marketing.
At issue is whether Slater's VSTR -- which stands for Visiting, Surfing, Traveling, Responsibility -- violates a trademark that World Marketing has held on its Visitor apparel line since 1998.
Under the Quiksilver umbrella, Slater launched VSTR in January. In ...
Read full story
Keep it here for everything you need to know about action sports.