We’ve talked a little about litigation around domain names of famous people. But what about accounts on social media platforms?
Tony LaRusa, manager for the St. Louis Cardinals, is suing Twitter at the Superior Court of the State of California for a now inactive account that bore his name and likeness in LaRusa v. Twitter, Inc.
Although close scrutiny of the account does indicate it was not really LaRusa’s (citing parody), they did make off-the-cuff remarks like,
Lost 2 out of 3, but we made it out of Chicago without one drunk driving incident or dead pitcher.
LaRusa had apparently . . . [more]