The information is directly from Hard Rock Corporation had the following notice on their site.
If you say it doesn't matter to you...that may be true. It does matter to the employees, and people who enjoyed going.
"The following former Hard Rock Cafe franchise locations continue to operate without Hard Rock International’s permission after having their franchise agreements terminated. Hard Rock is pursuing legal means to close such unauthorized locations. In the meantime, we caution consumers when frequenting such rogue establishments that the quality of goods (such as the unauthorized merchandise) and services offered is no longer monitored by Hard Rock and may not meet Hard Rock’s standards that customers are familiar with and expect.
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico