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Fried chicken chain may be strong-armed out of trademark rights in the “Popeyes” name
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2012

AFC Enterprises, Inc. (AFC), the parent company of the Popeyes Louisiana Chicken fast-food chain, recently filed a declaratory action in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia seeking a ruling by the court that AFC will retain the rights to use the “POPEYES” trademark after a licensing agreement with Hearst Corp. the owner of the rights to the well-known “Popeye the Sailor” cartoon character expires in December 2012


Mary Kay takes aim at ‘fraudulent couponing scheme’
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 25 2015

The international skin care and cosmetics company Mary Kay is hitting back against what it is calling a "fraudulent couponing scheme" operated by the


Trademark Trial and Appeal Board affirms rejection of Lululemon’s oversized logo as ornamental
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2013

The US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) affirmed a decision rejecting Lululemon Athletica Canada Inc.'s


A monster trade dress win for monster truck company
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 16 2015

There was good news for those companies that have products with unique designs at the US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO). The PTO found that the


Being labeled: FTC amends Wool Products Labeling Rules
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2014

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has recently approved changes to its Wool Products Labeling Rules (Wool Rules) in order to allow wool


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


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


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


Electronic Artists Inc. sued over its unauthorized use of trademarked military helicopters in Battlefield 3 video game
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2012

Electronic Artists Inc. (EA) produces and distributes the popular Battlefield 3 video game, which is set in a fictional nuclear war in 2014 at the IraqIran border