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Crips Organization Apologizes to Nipsey Hussle’s Family Over Trademark War

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Crips Organization Apologizes to Nipsey Hussle’s Family Over Trademark War

Crips Organization Apologizes to Nipsey Hussle’s Family Over Trademark War

Late rapper Nipsey Hussle touched a lot of people around the world with his music, charitable acts and community service work, which is all the reason why many are so eager to make sure his marathon continues.

RELATED: The Crips Move To Secure Nipsey Hussle’s ‘Marathon’ Slogan

As we previously, Nispey’s fellow Crips gang members planned to do so by registering his popular slogan to be used in a mixture of services to help better the lives of youth in the community. However, Nipsey’s brother, Sam Asghedom, also filed a trademark application to use the name. Both Sam and the Crips had similar interests to use the slogan for charity and methods of “gang intervention.”

Without a fight, the gang decided to let the family secure the slogan. An official for Crips LLC, the official company formed on behalf of the Crips street gang and apologized to the family.

“There will absolutely be no trademark legal battle between their organization and Blacc Sam, brother of the late Nipsy Hussle.” The statement adds that the company, “respectively vows to support the wishes of Lauren London and the Asghedom family,” The Blast quotes.

“We realize that our actions may have been offensive and we have reached out to his family, respectively Nips sister, Samantha Smith. We are deeply sorry for any disruptions and melee that the trademark acquisition may have caused to his family, friends and fans,” William King Hollis, the corporate communications director for the Crips LLC, told the news site.

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