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Kourting Kontroversy

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Although the Kardashian sisters' new Khroma Beauty line hasn't even dropped yet, it's already causing problems. Michael Rey, who has owned and operated Chroma Beauty for about 12 years, is threatening to sue Kim, Khloe, and Kourtney for choosing a name similar to his line and, he asserts, making crappy products. He claims that their products will confuse customers and will cheapen his brand. Or is this just a storyline for the next season of Keeping Up with the Kardashians? [TMZ]