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Chinese businessman’s lawsuit vs Tesla heats up [w/video]

Tesla Motors continues to be locked in a bitter trademark dispute with a Chinese man who claims to own the rights to the company’s name there. Zhan Baosheng is now suing the automaker in China for trademark infringement, and he’s asking for 23.9 million yuan ($3.9 million) in damages, plus for the business shut down all of its Chinese operations.According to Automotive News, Zhan registered for the trademark in 2006 and was granted it in 2009, which was after the automaker was …