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Warner Bros. wins case against A.V.E.L.A., Inc. over use of certain film characters

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 28 2011

In an interesting case involving The Wizard of Oz, Gone With The Wind, and "Tom & Jerry," the Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit held that A.V.E.L.A., Inc. ("A.V.E.L.A.") infringed on Warner Bros. copyrighted materials

Unauthorized commercial use of Olympic designations is prohibited

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 10 2012

With the London 2012 Olympic Games just over six months away, it is important to remember that the unauthorized commercial use of any Olympic trademarks, logos, or symbols, as well as any conduct tending to suggest any connection with the Olympics or the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), is prohibited by a federal law enacted in 1998, which grants exclusive rights to all Olympic marks to the USOC

American Eagle settles copyright claim over use of street art in advertising

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 8 2014

American Eagle Outfitters ("AEO") and David Anasagasti, an acclaimed street artist from Miami, Florida, recently settled the artist's complaint

Olympic and FIFA trademark rights aggressively enforced

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • November 13 2013

With the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games just three months away, it is important to remember that the unauthorized commercial use of any Olympic

NAD recommends that Fiore Rx, LLC discontinue claims

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 7 2014

The National Advertising Division (NAD) recently recommend that Fiore Rx, LLC modify and discontinue certain advertising claims for its antifungal

Leading alcohol producers launch digital and social media industry guidelines

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

Major producers in the beer, wine, and spirits industries recently introduced global guidelines for advertising and marketing online. The guidelines

NAD recommends water filter manufacturer discontinue performance claims

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 22 2015

The National Advertising Division (NAD) recently recommended that Sawyer Products discontinue certain claims that its water filters can produce "1

Pom Wonderful wins summary judgment motion against Ocean Spray regarding juice claims

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 9 2011

A federal court recently granted Pom Wonderful's motion for summary judgment with respect to claims asserted against Pom by Ocean Spray Cranberries regarding health benefit claims that Pom is purportedly making for its pomegranate juice

Oksana Baiul files right of publicity claim against NBC

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2013

Olympic gold medalist Oksana Baiul filed a right of publicity claim against NBC Universal alleging that the network publicized her as a headliner in

FTC commissioners uphold false advertising ruling against POM Wonderful

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 18 2013

In a unanimous 5-0 ruling, the Commissioners of the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") upheld an FTC Administrative Law Judge's false advertising