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Going Native - What You Need to Know about the FTC's Recent Guidance on Native Advertising
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • May 6 2016

Digital advertisers innovate new techniques to reach customers at a speed that, for the most part, outstrips the ability of the US government to


The Slants and the Future of Disparaging Trademarks
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • March 31 2016

Trademark and copyright law are in a constant struggle with the right of free expression guaranteed under the First Amendment of the US Constitution


Federal Circuit rules ITC cannot stop infringing digital files from entering U.S.
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • November 10 2015

In a decision that will have considerable interest for the entertainment, tech and 3D printing industries, the Federal Circuit, in a split decision


NANOTAINER vs. MICROTAINER: Theranos battles BD over trademarks, but FDA draws first blood
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2015

Medical equipment manufacturer Becton, Dickinson and Company (“BD”), has been making its MICROTAINER blood collection containers since 1945


The new Google logo: a new kind of mark for the digital era
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2015

On September 1, 2015 Google revealed to the world its first major logo update in 16 years. The iconic Google word mark has been transformed to a new


Supreme Court’s Hana Financial Holding could increase costs to assert trademark tacking claims
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2015

In a unanimous decision, the U.S. Supreme Court held this week that trademark tacking is an issue of fact to be addressed by the jury, and not a


But only from sea to shining sea: U.S. court limits the reach of U.S. Bankruptcy Code
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2014

International businesses involved in transactions associated in some way with U.S. citizens received a measure of relief over the 4th of July holiday


Wrong to be forgotten? European court’s privacy ruling a blow to Google, U.S. tech companies
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, European Union
  • June 13 2014

In a landmark decision last month, Europe's highest court dealt a blow to U.S. technology companies and free speech advocates when it acknowledged


Bedeviled University of Texas sues over use of heavy metal “horns”
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2013

In the world of college sports, there is perhaps no hand gesture more famous than the University of Texas's "Hook 'em Horns." For those unfamiliar


Trademarks for suckers: Federal Circuit refuses to register trademark based on sexual double entendre
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2012

There is, it turns out, a limit to as how far U.S. law will tolerate the registration of provocative and sexually suggestive trademarks. In a decision