Chidinma ‘Kedike’ the Singer v. Chidynma ‘Obimmo’ the Singer – Who Should Change Names? #Nigerian Trademark Laws #Trademark Infringement

Chidinma just released a couple of singles  and all I could think of was that while she is talented, her name needs to be changed. Artists and labels we gotta rein this thing in, seriously. Labels, you need to be doing your trademarks and due diligence checks on the artists you sign. Artists, the same …

Eva Rebrands to Evaezi: Eva v. Eva, Nayo v. Nayo, Wizkid v Wizboy – Artists Do not Copy Existing Names, Choose Your Own Unique Name

Who was here first? Eva the singer or Eva the rapper? I remember receiving a press solicitation for a feature late last year from Eva the singer and being confused because I was pretty sure Eva was not a singer but a rapper. When I looked closely at the solicitation, I was even more convinced …