Wisconsin-based outdoor apparel retailer Duluth Trading Co. has
settled a lawsuit from Eagles founding member Don Henley alleging
filed the lawsuit in federal court after the company in October
used the pun "Don a Henley and Take it easy" in an
advertisement selling a shirt style known as a henley — a play
on Henley's name and a title of a popular song by the classic rock
State Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1FZclca
) court documents filed this week show the Belleville-based
company agreed to never again use or imply Henley's name when
selling the style of shirt.
issued an apology to Henley on its website, saying it was
inappropriate to use his name and the song title. It also made an
undisclosed contribution to a nonprofit Henley founded.