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Juries to tackle tacking questions

  • OBLON
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  • USA
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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

Risking rights:Trademark Trial and Appeal Board issues ruling regarding defective extensions and notice of opposition filed by individuals not properly qualified to do so

  • OBLON
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  • USA
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  • September 11 2014

In the recently decided case of Birlinn Limited v. Angus Stewart (TTAB Sept. 3, 2014), the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (Board) issued a narrow

HomeTrust Bank and HomeTown Bank settle summer-long service mark feud

  • OBLON
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  • USA
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  • August 19 2014

HomeTrust Bank of Asheville, North Carolina, and HomeTown Bank, of Roanoke, Virginia, have settled their summer-long service mark feud by an amicable

REDSKIN redux

  • OBLON
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  • USA
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  • June 19 2014

For the second time, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (the "TTAB") of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") has ruled that the REDSKINS

DUAL LITE dual wins

  • OBLON
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  • USA
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  • June 13 2014

Hubbell Incorporated, an international manufacturer of electrical and electronic products, recently filed two UDRP arbitration complaints with the

The Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and the Lanham Act complementary statutes

  • OBLON
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  • USA
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  • June 12 2014

The branding and labeling provisions of the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act ("FDCA"), 21 331, 343, and the unfair competition provisions of