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Michael Jordan secures victory in 7th Circuit right of publicity ruling

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 3 2014

On February 19, 2014, the 7th Circuit held that Jewel Foods Store, Inc.'s use of Michael Jordan's name and number in a congratulatory ad that also

Anascape, Ltd. v. Nintendo of America, Inc

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 23 2010

Entitlement to the benefit of an earlier-filed application date requires that the missing descriptive matter must be present in the original application’s specification such that one skilled in the art would recognize such a disclosure

Whirlpool sued by artist over designs for kitchenaid mixers

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 10 2013

Plaintiff Nicole Dinardo designs and sells hand painted KitchenAid Mixers. Whirlpool, which owns KitchenAid, allegedly approached Dinardo regarding

Tyco Healthcare Group LP v. Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 15 2009

Plaintiff bore the burden of proving ownership of the patents pursuant to a contractual agreement and failed to do so; the district court correctly dismissed the suit without prejudice

REMAX International wins trademark infringement suit

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 13 2009

REMAX International, Inc. brought a trademark infringement suit against Trend Setter Realty, LLC, (“Trend Setter”) for use of “red-over-white-over-blue horizontal bar design” in connection with real estate services

Unauthorized use of singer’s photo on book cover violated right of publicity

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 21 2010

Q-Boro Holdings, LLC and Urban Books, LLC were sued for violation of an individual's right of privacy under New York law

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings v. Metabolite Laboratories, Inc

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 16 2010

When infringement is not at issue, a lawsuit for breach of know-how and patent license agreement does not arise under patent law

Resqnet.com, Inc. v. Lansa, Inc

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 10 2010

District courts performing reasonable royalty calculations must exercise vigilance when considering past licenses to technologies other than the patent in suit

Power-One, Inc., v. Artesyn Technologies, Inc.,

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 6 2010

The fact that a claim is defined using a relative term (eg "near") instead of a precise numerical measurement does not render the claim incapable of providing meaningful guidance if the claim language, taken in context of the entire patent, provides a sufficiently reasonable meaning to one skilled in the art