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Oracle vs. Google: More Than Just Coffee
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2016

Java - what does it mean to you? If you are like me, it’s your favorite morning beverage. It’s also an island in Indonesia that you hope to visit


Tyson Foods Knocks It Out of the Park in Lanham Act Dispute over Hot Dogs
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

Baseball parks and hot dogs are staples of Americana. So, it is no surprise that both were recently on display in a Lanham Act dispute in the U.S


The Defend Trade Secrets Act: Highlights and Implications for Employers
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

Employers have something to cheer about with the passage of the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016! The Act provides several new tools to legally


Federal Court Travels “Wayback” and Takes Judicial Notice of Internet Archive
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2016

Trademark attorneys often must determine when a third-party used a mark in commerce and the extent and nature of such use, particularly when


USPTO Throws in the Towel in Dispute With Federal Judge
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2016

In an earlier post, we discussed at length the curious case of The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama and Paul W. Bryant, Jr. v


PRINCE Act Shelved by Minnesota Legislator
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2016

Last week we reported on the right of publicity bill being considered by the Minnesota legislature in light of the passing of musical icon, Prince. As


Sign O’ the Times: the Right of Publicity Comes to Minnesota
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2016

The ability to control the use of one’s name, likeness, voice, and other personal attributes is known as the right of publicity. Unlike trademarks


5th Circuit Adds Fuel to the Octane Fitness Fire in Lanham Act Cases
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 9 2016

The prospect of recovering attorneys' fees after notching a victory under the Lanham Act just got a bit rosier-at least if you find yourself


Using design patents to claim functional elements???
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 6 2016

A recent opinion from the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Sport Dimension, Inc. v. The Coleman Co., No. 2015-1553, 7 (Fed


What Happens in the U.S. Stays in the U.S.: IP Dispute Against Canadian Company Will Not be Moved to Canadian Forum
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • May 4 2016

Although motions to dismiss or transfer a case based on a forum non conveniens theory typically focus on the relative merits of two U.S