Katie Perry didn’t take this so well. “I got such a huge shock. It really felt like I was being intimidated and bullied into signing everything away. [The papers] asked me to give up the trademark, withdraw sales of my clothes, withdraw any advertising and any Web sites and sign that I will not in the future use a similar trademark to Katy Perry. I pretty much burst into tears.” All this over some yoga pants? Frankly, we don’t know what all the fuss is about because even when you Google Katie Perry clothes or Australia, the singer is the only one that comes up, despite the misspelling. Katy has clearly already taken over the world! Besides, there are a bunch of other famous peeps who have done just fine for themselves sharing a name with someone less famous. Here are seven, well, fourteen other names you’ll recognize.
Katy Perry Sues Katie Perry, Plus Other Famous Peeps Who Share Names
Katy Perry is suing Australian “luxury loungewear” designer, Katie Perry, over the use of
their her name. Apparently, even though 2-year-old line doesn’t include candy colored rompers, the pop tart wants her to back off on exploiting her name for branding purposes.