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Michael Jordan scores China legal victory for his Chinese name

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The Supreme People’s Court on Thursday revoked the rights of local sportswear-maker Qiaodan Sports Co. to use Jordan’s last name written in Chinese characters, handing a partial victory in his four-year campaign to win legal protection for his name that helps sell gear such as Nike Inc. sneakers and clothing worldwide."
10 months ago
Jiayun Feng
By Jiayun Feng
Jiayun is a Chinese native and was born in Shanghai, where she spent her first 20 years and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism at Fudan University. Interested in writing for a global audience, she attended the NYU Graduate School of Journalism for its Global & Joint Program Studies, which allows her to pursue a journalistic career along with her interest in international relations. She has previously interned for Sixth Tone and Shanghai Daily.
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