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Top five trademark issues to consider for your startup
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia, USA
  • August 22 2017

Trademarks are recognised signs, such as words and logos, which distinguish your products or services from that of others. A registered trademark, as


Disparaging trade marks - US Supreme Court gives the nod but what's allowed in Australia?
  • Griffith Hack
  • Australia, USA
  • July 31 2017

Free speech, clever word play or just offensive? Now that disparaging trade marks have been cleared in the US, we look at how far you can go in


Say My Name: Beyoncé files trademarks for her newborn twins’ names
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia, USA
  • July 26 2017

Long gone are the days where the first registration of your child’s name was on their birth certificate. On 26 June 2017, US Trade Mark Application


Should I Register My Trade Mark in Colour or Black and White?
  • LegalVision
  • Australia, European Union, New Zealand, USA
  • July 4 2017

Registering a logo as a trade mark is a major step in a business’ brand strategy. What would McDonald’s be without their highly recognisable Golden


Rock, racism and the Constitution: the US Supreme Court takes a different slant on trade marks
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, USA
  • June 28 2017

America! It’s a land of flags, Twinkies, NASCAR. and Constitutional amendments. Matal v Tam (PDF) is the most recent warning not to get between an


Don’t use that tone(r) with me: How first sale can exhaust IP rights
  • Baldwins
  • Australia, New Zealand, USA
  • June 22 2017

This article discusses the legality of parallel importing in light of a recent US case. Impression Products acquired used Lexmark printer toner


Google trade mark survives generic challenge in the US
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia, USA
  • June 20 2017

A United States appeal court has recently found in favour of Google, Inc in a case that sought to argue that the word Google should lose trade mark


Trade marks and the US election
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia, USA
  • November 17 2016

In the week since Donald Trump won the US presidential election, a number of new US trade mark applications comprising the word TRUMP have been filed


The Katten Kattwalk - Fall 2016 - Issue 11
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Australia, Canada, USA
  • October 26 2016

The streets are filling up and the colors are changing, signaling that it's fall in New York. As always, we look forward to what is in store for


Keeping The Ggg Trade Warm
  • Wrays
  • Australia, USA
  • June 10 2016

US-based footwear and clothing giant, Deckers Outdoor Corporation, has launched legal proceedings in a US court against Sydney-based company