Trademark Law

Intellectual Property Law

Court rejects effort to trademark shape of KitKat candy bar

Intellectual Property

Judge refuses to toss graffiti artist’s suit claiming his mural was used on dress worn by Katy Perry

Trademark Law

Yosemite changes names of park sites as a result of trademark dispute

Intellectual Property

Metallica blames ‘overzealous attorney’ for cease-and-desist letter

Obiter Dicta

These plaintiffs argue derogatory words can’t hurt them

First Amendment

Ban on disparaging trademarks violates First Amendment, Federal Circuit rules in band’s appeal

Trademark Law

University sues pizza maker for borrowing from its name

Trials & Litigation

Michael Jordan donates ‘multimillion-dollar’ settlement in advertising case to Chicago charities

Trademark Law

Rent Is Too Damn High Party is for sale, ‘trademark and all’

Trademark Law

Suit says Trader Joe’s ‘Crispy Cookies’ are too much like the iconic ‘Milano’ brand

First Amendment

Judge tosses suit claiming David Axelrod wrongly took credit for ‘ballsy’ consultant’s idea

Trademark Law

Is Reese Witherspoon’s name entitled to trademark protection? Judge weighs claims in actress’ suit

Trials & Litigation

Our hamster toy looks nothing like Fox News anchor, says Hasbro in response to lawsuit

Internet Law

Amazon’s display of competitor brands doesn’t violate trademark, 9th Circuit says in reversal

Trademark law

Hospitality contractor claims it owns Yosemite trademarks

Law Practice

LegalForce is looking for a few good apprentices

Opening Statements

EU court invalidates Louis Vuitton’s trademark on checkerboard pattern

Antitrust Law

Federal magistrate awards nearly $46M in legal fees in NCAA athlete-pay case

First Amendment

NFL team’s First Amendment rights weren’t violated by loss of disparaging trademarks, judge rules

Opening Statements

Hall and Oates sue food company over Haulin’ Oats granola