6:45 p.m. Pacific Time -A source close to Ice Cube told TMZ… “This is Robinhood showing disrespect for the law or the people they hurt. Ice Cube neither permits the use of his images nor the use of his photos. Lyrics are printed next to him, and he will never support Robinhood. When asked to take it down because he was offended, Robin Hood refused. In addition, only public promotion of Robinhood’s trading apps and online services is only “for education Use”
;, which indicates that someone needs to send their lawyer back to school.”
3:08 p.m. Pacific Time -It may be that Ice Cube needs to check HIMSELF-because Robinhood directly recorded how they used his photos in their fast food newsletter… Tell TMZ, “No, we did not use his pictures without permission. The pictures have been Get permission and use it for non-commercial editorial purposes related to blog posts.”
Ice cube It’s about to melt-this guy is very enthusiastic because he said that Robinhood used his face to plug their services without his permission…so now he takes them to court.
The rapper has just filed a lawsuit against the financial services company. The financial services company allegedly used his photo in an advertisement for its news service Robinhood Snacks in the past month, a company that many people use to buy and trade stocks.
According to documents obtained by TMZ, Cube claimed that Robinhood took a photo of him from another project he was working on… and took it into a news briefing, talking about stock/market corrections-and added improvised subtitles on him A famous lyric poem in a song.
Quotation: “Correct yourself first, then destroy yourself”-apparently a play in his famous track “Check Yo Self”. Cube said that by inserting his image and portrait into their snack service through the company, they mistakenly associated him with their own brand… It looks like his endorsement of them, which must be said in his words. Clearly-he didn’t.
Cube even said that Robinhood is “the antithesis of everything that Ice Cube represents” and called its products and services “terrible.”He went on to claim that Robinhood has a habit of doing this…that is to associate celebrities with other rappers-for example Jay Chou with inside -Recognize its products and services… But Cube made it clear that he does not want any products and services.
IC company also has a theory that explains why he thinks Robinhood has tied him here-he said his business partner, Jeff Kwatinetz, Has been on the railing of the company (in public and in his own lawsuit against them)…and hinted that this was Robin Hood’s method of applying it to them at the same time.
Originally posted-1:41 PM Pacific Time