Trainer, Jockey Suing Disney Over "Ruffian" Movie

Trainer Frank Whiteley Jr., jockey Jacinto Vasquez, and Thoroughbred Legends LLC have filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against The Walt Disney Company and its subsidiaries, ABC and ESPN, over "Ruffian," a television movie that is scheduled to air Saturday, June 9, on ABC.

The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in Atlanta, takes issue with the filmmakers portraying their Ruffian fil

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