We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 1,850

Czech Republic: Hashtagging a trademark or Trademarking a hashtag?
  • Schoenherr
  • Czech Republic, European Union, USA
  • January 17 2017

Originating from Twitter, hashtags have gradually become a ubiquitous phenomenon amongst both consumers and companies when communicating


DJ Logic loses trademark claim
  • Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2016

Let’s start this column with a quick question. How many of my readers have heard of DJ Logic? I obviously can’t see hands out there, but I’m going to


WIPO: The UDRP is not a convenient recourse for business disputes
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • December 22 2016

In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a


Ohio State University Seeing Scarlet in Trademark Suit against Online Marketplace
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2016

Ohio State University ("Ohio State," "University," or "OSU") recently threw the proverbial yellow flag and filed a complaint in the Ohio federal


Board’s Finding of No Use in Commerce for a Web-Based Mark is Vacated for Not Focusing on the Perception of the User
  • Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2016

To determine use in commerce for a trademark used with a web-based offering, the Board should focus on the perception of the user, and not solely on


Is Amazon Liable for Counterfeits?
  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • USA
  • December 9 2016

The maker of the popular Snuggie blanket, Allstar Marketing Group, LLC, sued Amazon for trademark infringement earlier this week, alleging that the


Canadian Company Pursues Moose Trademark: Trouble Brewing for Maine Beer Makers
  • Verrill Dana LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2016

As brewers and residents of Maine, whose state Animal after all is a moose, this recent about a large Canadian corporation chasing U.S. brewers with


In a Rough Year for CDA 230, Manchanda v. Google Provides Comfort to Website Operators
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2016

As we noted in our recent post on the Ninth Circuit case Kimzey v. Yelp! Inc., in the right circumstances, Section 230 of the Communications Decency


La dénomination ACTIONGRAM est-il trop proche d’INSTAGRAM ?
  • Novagraaf
  • USA
  • November 29 2016

La nouvelle application de Microsoft, Actiongram, utilise la technologie de l'hologramme pour créer des vidéos de réalité mixte. Celle-ci pourrait


Can Internet Comments and Search Results Prove Trademark Infringement?
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2016

You’ve selected a unique trademark, marketed and sold products under the brand, and continue to build up a base of satisfied customers. But then a