Using the name of an actor as a user name on a community website
In Famous Marks - updated on 11/11/2009
Someone I know used the name of a fairly well-know celeb as a user name on community site. The user name displays as part of the URL. This is a non-commercial site and the person that created it is just using it to interact with friends.
While he has not been "told" to abandon the account, he has been contacted and asked if he would be willing to give it up so that an entertainment firm connected with the celeb could use it.
First question is, is t...