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Music to the Ears of Trademark Owners: Thailand Opens the Door to Sound Marks
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Thailand
  • September 20 2017

The new Trademark Act, Trademark Act (No. 3) B.E. 2559 (2016) (the Trademark Act), which came into effect on 28 July 2016 introduced registration for


EU Trade Mark Reform Package goes into its second round: EUTM changes effective from 1 October 2017
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • September 20 2017

The implementation of the ambitious EU Trade Mark Reform Package goes into its next round. While the amended EU Trade Mark Regulation already came


No Twist on Pretzel Crisps on Remand
  • Akerman LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

In a 54 page decision issued on September 6, 2017, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (the “Board”) ended (again) a long-standing dispute between


“Pretzel Crisps” Again Ruled Generic Term by TTAB
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2017

For a second time, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) has granted Frito-Lay North America's petition for cancellation of Snyder's-Lance Inc


Ask A Trademark Lawyer How to Trademark Your Domain Name
  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2017

In a potentially groundbreaking decision (Booking.com B.V. v. Matal, et al., Index No. 16-cv-425 (the “Trademark Lawsuit”)), a U.S. District Court


The Business of Trademarks: Part 2
  • Barley Snyder
  • USA
  • September 11 2017

Even if you are successful in Federally registering your mark, misuse of your mark may result in losing your right to enforce the registration. The


Precedential No. 25: On Remand, TTAB Again Finds PRETZEL CRISPS Generic For Pretzel Crackers
  • Wolf Greenfield & Sacks PC
  • USA
  • September 11 2017

In May 2015, the CAFC (opinion here) vacated the TTAB's decision (here) finding the term PRETZEL CRISPS to be generic for "pretzel crackers," and it


E.D. Va. Reverses TTAB: BOOKING.COM Not Generic for Hotel Reservation and Travel Agency Services
  • Wolf Greenfield & Sacks PC
  • USA
  • September 7 2017

In a Section 1071 review of the Board's decision in In re Booking.com B.V., Serial No. 79114998 (February 18, 2016) not precedential, the U.S


TTAB Finds POND POTS Generic for .......Guess What?
  • Wolf Greenfield & Sacks PC
  • USA
  • September 1 2017

The TTAB affirmed a refusal to register POND POTS for "fabric containers for growing plants," on the ground of genericness. Applicant argued that POND


Domain Name Can Be Trademarked, Federal Court Holds
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2017

A new trademark decision that protects a mark that many in the industry thought was a generic term has made the headlines. Online hotel reservation