'Supernova'...Is It A Band Or TV Show?
The Orange County rock band is singing stop in the name of copyright infringement. Supernova, perhaps best known for contributing the song "Chewbacca" to the cult movie "Clerks," has filed for a preliminary injunction to prevent the use of its name by a new supergroup involved in the CBS/Mark Burnett Prods. TV show "Rock Star: Supernova."
Attorneys for the group filed for the injunction Friday in U.S. District Court in San Diego after the collapse of settlement talks, which had followed the filing of a lawsuit in the matter in June.