Taylor Swift’s ‘This Sick Beat’ and other Crazy Celebrity Trademarks

Taylor Swift (Image Credit: Jason Merritt / Getty Images)

Taylor Swift (Image Credit: Jason Merritt / Getty Images)

From Paris Hilton’s “That’s Hot” to Donald Trump’s “You’re Fired,” celebs have a long history of trademarking the things they say. Most recently, Taylor Swift made news when she applied to trademark some popular lyrics off her 1989 album. What seem to be normal phrases such as “This sick beat” and “Nice to meet you, where you been” now belong to Taylor Swift herself. Don’t even think about saying you want to “Party like it’s 1989,” because that’s hers too! Continue reading