Jelly Roll or Jellyroll? Philadelphia Wedding Band Drops Name-Dispute Trademark Lawsuit

A group once named “Philly’s favorite wedding band” is voluntarily dismissing a lawsuit that claimed the country star’s rise to fame had harmed the group’s name recognition.

The leader of a Philadelphia wedding band called Jellyroll has agreed to drop a trademark lawsuit he filed earlier this year against rapper-turned-country singer Jelly Roll.

The case accused Jelly Roll (Jason DeFord) of infringing the trademark to “Jellyroll” — a name Kurt Titchenell says he’s used for decades for an act the Philadelphia Inquirer has labeled as “Philly’s favorite wedding band.”

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