Case: False Endorsement & False Advertising/Pleadings (S.D. Cal.)

Sept. 20, 2021, 5:54 PM

A federal district court in California granted Easy Day Studios Pty Ltd. and Reverb Communications Inc.'s motion to dismiss a professional skateboarder’s action for false endorsement, false advertising, and violation of the right of publicity. The skateboarder was paid by Easy Day and Reverb to assist in developing a video game, but claimed he didn’t consent to the use of his image or likeness in the game. And the court granted the skateboarder’s motion for judicial notice and granted in part and denied in part Easy Day and Reverb’s motion for judicial notice.

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