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  1. Germany

    1. Munich

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  2. USA

    1. Atlanta GA

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    2. Austin TX

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    3. Boston MA

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    4. Houston TX

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    5. Minneapolis MN

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    6. New York NY (Citigroup Center - 52nd Floor)

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    7. New York NY (601 Lexington Avenue)

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    8. Redwood City CA

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    9. San Diego CA

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    10. Washington DC

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    11. Wilmington DE

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  1. Think twice again: are you implementing adequate measures to protect your trade secrets? Actions speak louder than words

    USA - January 20 2015

    In the last post, I wrote about the importance of ensuring that you take adequate measures to protect your valuable trade secrets. I discussed a case

  2. Using a DMCA takedown notice to assert a trademark claim may lead to section 512(f) liability

    USA - March 26 2014

    In 2011, Jenni Alvies launched a blog at "crossfitmamas.blogspot.com" and created a "CrossFit Mamas" Facebook page, where she posted exercise

  3. Commentary: contesting the incontestablehow the REDSKINS decision will impact trademark law

    USA - January 21 2015

    On June 18, 2014 the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board ordered Cancellation of six registrations of the word REDSKINS in various configurations, four

  4. CAFC carves up TTAB for geographic descriptiveness refusal of NEWBRIDGE HOME

    USA - January 20 2015

    It is rare for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit to reverse a decision of the Trademark Trial & Appeal Board (TTAB) in an ex parte

  5. Legal rights for illegal art? Copyright protection for graffiti

    USA - September 25 2014

    We have all encountered graffitipictures and writings spray painted across walls, buildings, highway overpasses, subway cars, and just about any

  1. Second thoughts on spoliation sanction: ITC to review final Initial determination imposing $1.9m sanction

    USA - January 28 2015

    On December 16, 2014, the International Trade Commission (“the Commission”) issued a Notice stating that it would review the Initial Determination of

  2. New! USPTO courtesy reminders for post-registration maintenance deadlines

    USA - January 28 2015

    On January 27, 2015, the United States Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") announced that it would begin sending courtesy email reminders of

  3. Trending: hashtag trademarks

    USA - January 27 2015

    The Coca-Cola Company recently filed intent-to-use applications with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office seeking to register COKECANPICS and

  4. Local school feels sting of trademark law

    USA - January 23 2015

    In its lead story this week, my hometown's weekly newspaper is reporting that one of our elementary schools has received a cease and desist letter

  5. Commentary: contesting the incontestablehow the REDSKINS decision will impact trademark law

    USA - January 21 2015

    On June 18, 2014 the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board ordered Cancellation of six registrations of the word REDSKINS in various configurations, four