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Copyright and trademark issues highlighted during recent controversy over Pinterest’s terms of service
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2012

Any company with an online presence, especially one that allows users or subscribers to post content or images, should carefully consider applicable intellectual property laws and take steps to ensure that its website’s terms of service are at all times appropriately tailored to provide adequate protection for the company while simultaneously serving the specific needs of the site and its users


Keds sues Vans for treading on its trademarks
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2014

Keds, LLC has filed suit against Vans, Inc. in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts for trademark infringement, unfair


Proposed New York City law aimed at purchasers of counterfeit goods
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2013

New York City Council Member Margaret Chin has renewed her crusade to pass legislation that would criminalize the purchase of counterfeit trademark


Kardashian Khroma Beauty line continues trademark battle
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2013

On March 11, 2013, the US District Court for the Central District of California granted Lee Tillett, Inc.'s (Tillett) motion for preliminary


Eastern District of Pennsylvania follows Ninth Circuit's landmark network automation keyword advertising decision
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2012

The Eastern District of Pennsylvania recently adopted the Ninth Circuit’s landmark Network Automation decision, which makes it far more difficult for plaintiffs to prevail on trademark infringement or unfair competition claims stemming from the purchase of a competitor’s trademarks for keyword advertising


(Dis)like: NFL merchandisers flag Facebook for friending counterfeiters
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2012

An officially licensed retailer of NFL merchandise recently filed a class action lawsuit against Facebook Inc., accusing the social networking giant of running advertisements for counterfeit NFL products in prominent “Sponsored” advertisements


Kardashian Khroma beauty line faces trademark infringement claims
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2012

Boldface Group, Inc. (Boldface), which sells the makeup line Khroma Beauty by Kourtney, Kim and Khloe Kardashian, is currently involved in two federal trademark infringement lawsuits before the US District Court for the Central District of California


Made in China, but staying in the US: German trade association attempts to prevent knockoff knives from leaving the US in trademark dispute
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • February 12 2013

On December 14, 2012, the Chamber of Industry and Commerce Wuppertal-Solingen-Remscheid (the Chamber) filed a motion for preliminary injunction


Searching for answers over keyword searches: CDA blocks state law IP claims
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 3 2014

By now, most consumers are familiar with those sponsored links that appear on Yahoo!, Google, or Bing after they search for something on the Internet


Fight on, fight on? USPTO cancels six Washington REDSKINS trademarks
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 18 2014

Earlier today, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) of the US Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) cancelled six registrations related to the