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Friday Factoid: The Legacy of the King of Pop

Intellectual property created by a person during his or her lifetime can be protected and generate money long after the person dies. In February 2016 (more than six years after Michael Jackson’s death), the executors of Michael Jackson’s estate sued a company that is selling gourmet popcorn tins under the brand KING OF POP. Source: Fox News Jon Wachs websiteIf you have any questions regarding the content of this communication, please contact Jonathan R. Wachs: jwachs@offitkurman.com | 301.575.0302. If you would like to subscribe to receive Friday Factoids® in your inbox click here.