updated 04/21/2004 AT 1:00 AM ET
•originally published 12/01/1997 AT 12:00 AM ET
Michael Jordan is fighting a federal court battle with two restaurant developers over the use of his name. Michael Jordan’s restaurant has closed in Chicago and filed for bankruptcy court protection. Jordan, who made an appearance in Chicago’s federal court yesterday, now wants to be free to use his name for another eatery.