Beastie Boys aim to set it straight, coun­ter­sue toy co.

Metro Canada (Ottawa) - - Business -

The Beastie Boys are fir­ing back af­ter a toy com­pany sued them over a video par­ody of their song Girls.

The two sur­viv­ing mem­bers of the rap trio filed a law­suit of their own Tues­day in Oak­land fed­eral court claim­ing toy com­pany GoldieBlox un­fairly used the pop­u­lar song as a jin­gle to sell its prod­ucts.

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