Ebony

OPPORTUNITY TO SERVE AS EXCLUSIVE LICENSEE OF "EBONY" AND "EBONE" FOR USE IN FASHION, COSMETICS, AND PERSONAL CARE  

Hilco Streambank is marketing for sale certain rights of licensee, Johnson Publishing Company, under an exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, sublicensable license to numerous trademarks and domain names containing “Ebony” and “Ebone” for commercial use in the fields of fashion, cosmetics, and personal care. The current licensor is Bridgeman Sports and Media, LLC.

BID DEADLINE 

February 1 at 1:00 pm ET / 
12:00 noon CT

AUCTION 

February 3 at 12:00 noon ET / 
11:00 am CT

KEY FEATURES OF THE LICENSE 

EXCLUSIVE  |  WORLDWIDE  |  ROYALTY-FREE  |  RIGHT TO SUB-LICENSE 

The license agreement exclusively authorizes the licensee to utilize numerous trademarks and domain names that include the words “Ebony” or “Ebone” in connection with the manufacture, display, advertising, promotion, labeling, sale, marketing, and distribution of products and services (including e-commerce) in the following fields: 

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The sale is being conducted by Miriam R. Stein, the Chapter 7 Trustee of the bankruptcy estate of Johnson Publishing Company, LLC, and is subject to Bankruptcy Court approval. Contact Hilco Streambank to learn more. 

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Disclaimer: The acquirer of this license will not thereby obtain rights to Ebony Magazine, Jet Magazine, Fashion Fair, or www.fashionfair.com. Further, neither the acquirer nor any of its affiliates shall be permitted to directly or indirectly  use, license, authorize the use of, or apply to register “Johnson Publishing Company”, “JPC”, “Johnson Publishing”, or “Fashion Fair” (including “Ebony Fashion Fair”)  in connection with cosmetics, personal care products or services and/or fashion shows, except that an acquirer retains the rights it or its affiliates may have with respect to “Ebony Fashion Fair” pursuant to any agreement to which it or such affiliate is a party or otherwise pursuant to applicable law. FFair Acquisition reserves any rights that it may have under any agreement to which it is a party or otherwise pursuant to applicable law with respect to “Fashion Fair” generally.