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SCOTUS says TTAB rulings can preclude courts

  • OBLON
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  • USA
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  • March 24 2015

Today, the Supreme Court, in B&B Hardware v. Hargis Industries, held that if the likelihood of confusion issues decided by the Trademark Trial and

New & improved basis for refusal to register single work titles

  • OBLON
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 16 2015

A single title of a work should now be registrable on the Supplemental Register provided the title is in use in commerce. In a recent Trademark Trial

ACLU takes Pro-Football’s side, legally but not morally

  • OBLON
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 9 2015

The American Civil Liberties Union and the American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia filed a motion for leave to file an Amici Curiae brief in

ALJ Bullock grants motion to terminate as to H&M Hennes & Mauritz in Certain Footwear Products (337-TA-936)

  • OBLON
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 6 2015

On February 23, 2015, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued the public version of Order No. 57 in Certain Footwear Products (Inv. No. 337-TA-936). By

ALJ Bullock grants motion to intervene in Certain Footwear Products (337-TA-936)

  • OBLON
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 4 2015

On February 9, 2015, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued the public version of Order No. 36 (dated January 27, 2015) in Certain Footwear Products

Juries to tackle tacking questions

  • OBLON
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 21 2015

In the U.S., priority in trademark rights is awarded to the company that first uses its mark in commerce. Under certain limited circumstances, a

The U.S. teams up with the Native Americans against Pro-Football, Inc.

  • OBLON
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 13 2015

A Notice of Intervention was filed on January 9, 2015 by the Solicitor General to defend the constitutionality of Section 2(a) of the Lanham Act, 15

ALJ Bullock sets 16-month target date in Certain Footwear Products (337-TA-936)

  • OBLON
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 4 2014

On December 4, 2014, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 21 in Certain Footwear Products (Inv. No. 337-TA-936). By way of background, this

Motion shift. But no change in formation in case involving Washington football team name

  • OBLON
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 25 2014

The Defendants' Motion to Dismiss the Appeal filed by Pro-Football Inc. was denied. On November 25, 2014, the Court ruled that the Native American

Fraud ruling by TTAB makes obligations clear

  • OBLON
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 20 2014

In Nationstar Mortgage LLC, v. Mujahid Ahmad (Opposition No. 91177036 decided Sept. 30, 2014), the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) made it