Originally posted 2011-06-30 18:36:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Or mediator. You may remember that Evel Knievel and Kanye West had submitted their trademark dispute to mediation. The Daily Dose of IP blog reports a settlement.

That these worlds have avoided colliding is good news for civilization; indeed the very universe itself. If in fact merely looking at the cosmos through our fancy paper-towel tubes threatens the destruction of the whole ball of wax, just imagine what this trial would have done. Think meltdown in parallel universes, via jurisprudential wormholes traversed by a mythic motorcycle jump. Of course, the up side would be the delicious legal bills.

Maybe next time!

UPDATE: Wow.  Who knows what’s keeping a guy alive?

By Ron Coleman

LIKELIHOOD OF CONFUSION blog author Ron Coleman is a member of Dhillon Law Group in their New York City and Montclair, New Jersey offices. He is a graduate of Northwestern University School of Law and Princeton University.