558 ABA Journal Trademark Law articles.
• A San Antonio man sentenced to life in prison for dealing crack cocaine has been freed under the First Step Act, the criminal justice reform measure that reduces…
Aug 5, 2019 4:00 PM CDT
When Simon Tam booked the first gig for The Slants, the band did not technically have any other members yet. Eleven years later, the all-Asian American band faced a larger obstacle: Winning a free-speech case before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Jul 24, 2019 7:00 AM CDT
• Even though the Association of Trial Lawyers of America changed its name to the American Association for Justice in 2006, the Washington, D.C.-based bar association is suing the California-based…
Jul 3, 2019 4:27 PM CDT
Jun 24, 2019 9:31 AM CDT
A federal judge in Madison, Wisconsin, is barring Anheuser-Busch, the maker of Bud Light, from running advertisements that fail to give context to its ad claims about rival MillerCoors’ Miller…
May 29, 2019 3:08 PM CDT
May 2, 2019 11:18 AM CDT
A personal injury law firm in South Carolina founded by George Sink Sr. contends in a federal lawsuit that Sink’s son, George Sink Jr., has no right to use the…
May 2, 2019 7:30 AM CDT
“Aloha” means hello and goodbye and signifies love, compassion and kindness. Since last year, the Hawaiian word also has been legally connected to poke, a bowl of diced raw fish.…
Apr 26, 2019 10:44 AM CDT
Apr 16, 2019 9:15 AM CDT
MillerCoors is asking a court to order the maker of Bud Light to stop running ads implying that Miller Lite and Coors Light have corn syrup in their beers.
Mar 22, 2019 2:27 PM CDT
A federal judge in California has ruled that the federal government cannot seize the trademark rights to the logo used by the Mongols motorcycle club.
U.S. District Judge David Carter…
Mar 1, 2019 11:53 AM CST
Iancu v. Brunetti, set for U.S. Supreme Court oral arguments Monday, considers whether the First Amendment protects a vulgar-sounding brand name.
Mar 1, 2019 1:35 AM CST
“Big Mac-ish but Flame-Grilled of Course” is one of many new menu options at Burger King in Sweden less than a month after McDonald’s Corp. lost its rights to the…
Feb 7, 2019 4:40 PM CST
Jan 28, 2019 2:40 PM CST
Revised rules from the U.S. Patent and Trade Office could bolster software patents.