Trademarks and Brands

Join Us In Celebrating Some Big 2019 Brand Anniversaries

Corsearch Acquires Yellow Brand Protection

Riding the 'Green Wave': 4 Ways Cannabis Companies Can Protect Their Brands

Corsearch GC Diane Plaut Selected To Represent The IPC of ICANN

WEBINAR: What Corsearch Is Doing To Comply With GDPR

Changes Coming to Canadian Trademark Law in 2019

Highlights of the Verisign Domain Name Industry Brief Q1 2018

Renaming Projects: Swaziland Changes Its Name

OECD Report: Italy Loses Billions to Counterfeits

ISPs Win UK Case on Website Blocking Costs

6 Key Features of a Comprehensive Trademark Search Report

Monster Energy Loses Trademark Case in Singapore

Branding News: From iHOP to IHOb

Velcro Debuts Second Music Video Starring In-House Lawyers to Fight Misuse of Trademark

The World's Most Enduring Brands

Centuries-old British Shipping Icon Subject of Trademark Dispute

India Launches an Intellectual Property Mascot

Adidas' Logo Tops Brand Visibility List

The World of Emoji and Emoticons: From Design Origins to Recent Trends

Ivanka Trump Granted 7 New Trademarks in China

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .DE and .UK

Cash Incentives Are Possibly Behind Huge Influx of Chinese Trademark Applications in the US

#INTA2018: Corsearch Shows Up Big With a "Cooler" Booth

Reporting the latest - ICANN’s Temporary Specification

French Ex-Pat Who Lost Rights to Files Lawsuit

Corsearch Heads To Seattle for #INTA2018

Jack Daniel's Sues Lonehand Whiskey Maker for Trademark and Trade Dress Infringement

Brand Protection Challenges in the Pharma Industry

City Brand Identities: Helsinki, Finland's New Look

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .招聘, .Place, .GAL, .MOE, .LONDON, and More

Privacy, Data Protection and Electronic Direct Marketing – The Changes Ahead

World Intellectual Property Day Celebrates Women in Innovation and Creativity

NY Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) Sues Café for Trademark Infringement

Sony Pictures Television Sues Over "Breaking Bud" Beer

In-N-Out Burger v. Down N' Out Burger

Scottish Bank Successful in Cybersquatting Case

Trademark Suit Over Rights to Desilu Name

GDPR and WHOIS: What Will Happen to Key Information as of May 25—Likely Blackout Period and Corsearch Solutions

Alibaba Files Trademark Suit Against AlibabaCoin Cryptocurrency

Trademark Dispute Brewing Between Barbershop Talk Shows

Icelandic Football Chant Subject of Trademark Dispute

Custom-designed Fonts as Intellectual Property

Dairy Queen and W. B. Mason Spar Over Use of "Blizzard"

EU Court Rules Against Crocs Design Protection

EU Court Rejects "Mafia" Restaurant Trademark The Potential Paved Road to Protecting Highly Descriptive and Generic Terms Combined with Top-Level Domain Extensions

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .APP, .DEV, .BOATS, .TH, and More

Australian Brewer Files Trademark Application for the Color of Beer

Goldman Sachs Sends Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitman Sachs Trademark Infringement Notification

Trade Association Awarded Damages in Hotel Poaching Case

Lucasfilm in Trademark Dispute Over Mobile Game App

DeLorean Motor Company Takes Legal Action Against Elysian Cosmetics

Australian Winery Takes Legal Action Against Fakes Sold in China

Buying Counterfeit Goods Online May Preclude You From Trusted Traveler Programs

Fashion Companies Are Fighting Counterfeits with Fake Counterfeits

Scotch Whisky Trademark Renewed in China for 10 Years

The Latest in Celebrity Trademark Applications: An Oscar Nominee Record-Holder

The Beatles File Lawsuit to Stop Counterfeits 

“Big Game”-Related Trademarks and Brands

Brewery Wins Right to Use “Elvis” Name

A Tale of Two Logos: Which Will Have More Traction?

Corsearch Names Diane Plaut as Global General Counsel and Head of HR

Join Us in Celebrating Some 2018 Brand Anniversaries

TwiT Sues Twitter for Trademark Infringement

Original Commodores Members Win Long-Running Name Dispute

Company Names: The Ups and Downs of Using Your Personal Name 

“Make America Great Again”-Inspired Trademarks Abound 

Don Q Rum v. Donq Bakery Trademark Opposition Dismissed 

"Steve Jobs" is a Clothing Company in Italy    

Corsearch Becomes Independent Company Following Closing of Sale to Audax Private Equity

Microsoft Sues IP Address for Piracy of Windows, Office, and More

Adding "Blockchain" to Company Names Prompts Stock Surges

Circus to Kid Rock: There's Only One "Greatest Show on Earth"

Trademark Battle Over Prosciutto di Parma Comes to an End in Canada

Season’s Greetings!

Amazon Expands Domain Registrations

And Another Beyoncé Cease-and-Desist Hits Brooklyn

Justin Timberlake's Trademark Applications: New Music on the Way?

Beyoncé-Inspired Beer Receives Cease-and-Desist from Singer

Judge Greenlights Dr. Seuss IP Claims in Star Trek Mashup Case

Anheuser-Busch Delivers Cease-and-Desist Via Medieval Town Crier

Starbucks Loses Trademark Opposition in Singapore

Brands Take Flight … in Space

Game Maker Considering Opposition to "Call of Doodee" Trademark Application

PayPal and Pandora Settle Letter 'P' Trademark Dispute

Wu-Tang Clan Files Trademark Opposition Against Woof-Tang Clan

Equifax Domain Names Recouped in WIPO Cybersquatting Decision

NFL Scores Partial Win in EU Trademark Opposition

Do Kanye West's "Yeezy Sound" Trademark Applications Signal a New Venture?

'Call of Duty' Game Maker Sued by US Military Vehicle Manufacturer

Latest Court Ruling Favors Gucci in Ongoing Trademark Dispute with Forever 21

"Presidential by Kevin Spacey" Trademark Application Filed Days Before Actor Fired

The Top-Earning Dead Celebrity Brands of 2017

UK Royal Foundation Files Trademark Application for #stopspeaksupport Hashtag

Lionel Richie Files "Here Comes Da Judge" Trademark Application & Many Others

Playboy Files Trademark Application for Retro-Style Bunny Logo

H&M Sued for Trademark Infringement by Electronic Duo Classixx

Ritter Chocolate Maintains Its 3D Trademark in Germany

Court Upholds John Deere's Trademark for Green and Yellow Color Combo

New York Times Ends BuzzFeed's Use of ‘Too Lit for Print’

Iceland's Brand Value Grows at Record-Breaking Pace Thanks to 'Game of Thrones'

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .VIP, Donuts' Rightside Acquisition, and Uniregistry 2-Letter and Premium Domains

Is Uggs a Generic Name or Not?

Outdoor-wear Companies in Trademark Dispute Over Use of "Outsider"

Nonprofit Sues Chef Jamie Oliver Over Gluten-Free Mark

"Don't Say Velcro" Music Video Warns Against Brand Name Dilution

Apple and Google Top Interbrand Best Brands List for 5th Straight Year

Yoko Ono Succeeds in Stopping Sales of John Lemon Lemonade

Government Branding Is More Innovative Than You Might Expect

Attorneys Unite: Consequences of eBay for Brand Owners and a Potential Remedy

Pillsbury Trademark Action Results in Closure of “Doughboy’s Bake Shoppe”

Office Share Company WeWork Sues China’s UrWork for Trademark Infringement

Taylor Swift Files More Trademark Applications

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .BOOK and .FASHION in Japanese, .BANK, .INSURANCE, .CLUB, and .SHOP

Important Trends in the Domain Name Industry

Conor McGregor Fighting Over Trademark for ‘The Notorious’ Nickname

Color Trademark News: Cheerios Yellow Not Distinctive Enough

Coachella Sues “Filmchella” for Trademark Infringement

Parody Mike Pence Website Highlights Importance of Protecting Your Domains

New Balance Awarded $16 Million in Chinese Trademark Infringement Case

Does Cateau Marmont Infringe Trademark of Iconic Los Angeles Hotel?

iTrump App Maker Trumps Trump Organization in Trademark Fight

Tiffany & Co. Awarded $19 Million+ in Trademark Case

Staples Australia and New Zealand Rebranding as Winc Loses Appeal in Trademark Case

Amazon’s “Secret” Brands

Dunkin’ Donuts Considering Name Change

More Trump Trademark News: Ivana’s Turn

Peruvian Tour Company Co-opts Auckland Transport Logo

“All of Garden” Blogger Free of Trademark Infringement Claim from Olive Garden — Ends Up with Gift Card!

When Naming Goes Public: Trainy McTrainface On Track for Swedish Rail Line

Wrigley Sues E-cigarette Maker for Trademark Infringement

Canada Transfers Igloo Tag Logo and Trademark to Non-profit Art Foundation

Reviving Old Brands: ZIMA Brand is Back!

Corsearch New gTLD Update: Japanese IDN TLDs, .WHOSWHO, .SHOP, and More

“Brandless” Brand Makes An Online Debut

Mango Loses Bid to Block Cosmetics Trademark in Singapore

Mother Teresa’s Blue-Striped Sari Trademark Disclosed

Fruit of the Loom Sues ‘Fruit of the Tomb’ Brand

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .BOSTON, .RADIO, .STORAGE, and More

Are These Trademark Registrations for Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Twins?

Publisher Sues Taiwanese Jewelry Company Over ‘Vogue’ Trademark

A Smorgasbord of Recent Geographical Indication News

Cyclist Greg LeMond Takes on Cybersquatters

The Importance of Brand Clearance: How About “COVFEFE” As a Brand? Part 2

Hershey Files Trademark Infringement Suit Against Hotel Using Founder’s Name

Kiss’ Gene Simmons Files Trademark Application for Hand Gesture

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .CLUB, Donuts DPML Plus News, and More

The Importance of Naming: How About “COVFEFE” As a Brand? Part 1

Kellogg’s Opposes Australian Tennis Player’s ‘Special K’ Trademark

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .BOT, .STOCKHOLM, .AFRICA, .SHOP, and More

More Trump Trademark News: Additional Chinese Approvals and “Covfefe” Takes Off

Art Basel Sues Adidas for Trademark Infringement

Naming a Startup: Creative Names Aren’t All Taken (Yet)

Attempt to Nullify Google Trademark Rejected by US Appeals Court

Amazon UK Trademark Filings: Will Amazon Go Stores Arrive Next?

Trademark Infringement Case Over NYC’s Famed Peter Luger Steak House

Names Matter: The Challenge of Naming Your Brand

Names Matter: Corsearch Features Dog-Naming App at INTA

Data Visualization: A Picture Really is Worth a Thousand Words

Auditing Your Domain Name Portfolio: Do You Know Where Your Domains Are?

Iconic Red Umbrella Precipitates Trademark Infringement Suit

Fight Over Arthur Andersen Brand Name Still Simmering Around the World

Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino Stirs Up Trademark Infringement Lawsuit

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .CREDITUNION, .HEALTH, .BANK, .INSURANCE, and More

German Company Seeks Injunction Against Google for Trademark Infringement

Eagles Sue Hotel California in Mexico for Trademark Infringement

.com Domain Names Dominate UDRP Disputes

Oscar Pistorius Registers Name as Trademark

Ikea’s Fun Reaction to High-end Look-alike Bag

Loblaw’s Ziggy Brand Takes on Ziggy Wine in Trademark Opposition

Green Brands: Like the Song Says, “It’s Not Easy Being Green”

Kentucky Fried Chicken Cries ‘Foul’ on “Finger Lakin’ Good”

Irish Butter’s Spread to Wisconsin Blocked by Trademark Infringement Suit

Beckham Family Brand Expands with Harper Beckham Trademark

Supermac’s Renews Efforts to Fight McDonald’s Trademarks in Europe

Apple Files Complaint Over Swatch’s “Tick Different”

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .AFRICA, Additional IDN Languages, .CLUB, .VEGAS, and More

Side Effect Warning: FDA’s “Change of Formulation” to POCA Algorithm May Cause Headaches, Tiredness, and Blurry Vision

Celebrity Couple Nickname Trademarks: How About Bughead or Bethead?

Dispute Over “Cannoli King” Trademark Forces Set Design Change for Broadway Musical

‘Are You Experienced’? Jimi Hendrix Estate in Trademark Dispute With Family Member, Again

Corsearch New gTLD Update: Chinese and Japanese IDN TLDs, .WHOSWHO, .ALSACE, and More

Coachella Sues Urban Outfitters for Trademark Infringement

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Quashes Marijuanaville Trademark

More Trump Trademarks . . . This Time in Mexico

Soundcloud Moves to Shut Down Account for Trademark Infringement

Is This Trademark Registration “On Fleek”?

New York’s “Landmarc” Restaurant Sues Forthcoming “Landmark” Restaurant

Play-Doh Files US Trademark Application for Its Scent

“Drunk TED Talks” Gets Cease-and-Desist from TED Talks

Japan Now Granting Trademarks for Colors

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .OBSERVER AND .REALTY

US President Trump Owns More Than 3,000 Domains

New York City Sues Over Central Park Restaurant Trademark

European Commission Wins Trademark Appeal in Turkey Over Use of Its Emblem

Lacoste Loses Crocodile Trademark in New Zealand Supreme Court Decision

California Moving Toward State Trademarks for Marijuana?

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .VUELOS, .GLOBAL, .CEO, .NYC, .IRISH, and more

Scottish Judge Dismisses Tartan Army Trademark Claim

The Latest Trump-Related IP Activity: From Trumpcare to Alternative Facts to Spicer’s Domains

It’s Fashion Week in New York, So What’s New in Fashion Trademarks?

Super Bowl LI Champs New England Patriots Also Win Some Trademarks

Gap Files Opposition Against The Gap Band Trademark

IKEA Trademark Case Dismissed in India

Let’s Celebrate Some 2017 Brand Anniversaries

Malkovich Stars in Cybersquatting-themed Super Bowl LI Commercial

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .ECO and .FUN

Trump Reveals, and Trademarks, 2020 Campaign Slogan

Two Very Different Organizations Fight Over “Bears Matter” Trademark in Canada

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .Hospital, .Storage, .Rio, .Organic, .Travel, and More

UK’s “Alice Through the Looking Glass” Retailer Sues Disney for Trademark Infringement

Trademarks for Mermaid-Tail Blankets Hit Some Rough Water

Harley Davidson Sues Urban Outfitters for Trademark Infringement, Again

Chinese Trademark Filing and Court Case Statistics Revealed

AirPod Case Sticker Resembling Dental Floss Brand Removed from Etsy

deadmau5 Petitions USPTO Over His Cat’s Name

Logos Resembling Highway Signs Continue to Spark Trademark Disputes

Run-DMC Files $50 Million Trademark Suit Against Online Retailers

One Last Common Word Trademark Dispute Story for 2016

2016 “Notorious Markets” Report Calls Out for Counterfeiting

Battery Manufacturers’ Battling Over Trade Dress & Packaging

Butterball Trademark Dispute & Does Chardonnay Really Go with Turkey?

Chinese Firms Fined for BMW Trademark Infringement

Nordic Region Embarking on Brand Identity Project

PayPal Files Opposition to Paytm Trademark in India

Fast Company’s Best and Worst Branding Picks of the Year

Corsearch New gTLD Update: .ART

UK Court Rules in Trademark Fight Over the Use of “Titanic”

Corsearch New gTLD Update

Number of US Trademark Litigation Suits Dropping in 2016

Multiple “Cancer Moonshots” Spur Trademark Dispute

US Trademarks in Cuba Show Significant Increase

Instagram Attempts to Block Trademark for Microsoft’s Actiongram

Emoji Domain Names Are the Next Big Thing

Amazon Taking Legal Action Against Counterfeit Merchants

French Lose Chinese Trademark for Calissons d’Aix

Chinese Toilet Manufacturer Using Trump’s Name Without Permission

Rubik’s Cube Loses EU Trademark Over 3-D Shape

Do You Really Know What’s in That Little Yellow Sweetener Packet?

New Jersey Winery Fighting New Jersey Turnpike Authority Over Logo Trademark

Fake Apps Abound in Advance of Holiday Shopping Season

Iconic Playbill Cover Used Unlawfully in Political Attack Ad

New gTLD Update: Everything You Need to Know About .BABY

Lucasfilm Files Trademark Lawsuit Against Lightsaber Training Academies

Burger Battle: Tasty Burger Files Opposition to Chipotle’s Tasty Made

New gTLD Update: New Japanese IDN TLDs and News on .MOI

Let's Look at Some Halloween-themed Brand Campaigns

US Presidential Candidate Misses Out on Key Domain Names

Does Uncovered “Magic Toolbar” Trademark Application Relate to Imminent Apple Reveal?

Apple & Google Top Interbrand’s Best Global Brands Report

Forbes’ Annual List of Highest-Paid Dead Celebrities 2016 is Released

Rospatent Rejects Brioni Bid to Invalidate Bioni Trademark

City of Atlanta Wants Parody Website to Stop Using Its Trademarked Seal

McDonald’s Sued for Using Late Graffiti Artist’s Work

NBCUniversal v. NBCU Productions in Trademark Dispute

EU Counterfeit Intercepts Increased by 15% in 2015

Thomson Reuters Sells CompuMark, MarkMonitor, and Thomson IP Manager

Where Are All the Cocktail Trademarks?

Can a Brand Say “Product of Iceland”? UK Store: “No.” Iceland’s Government: “Not so fast.”

New gTLD Update: .MAKEUP

Corsearch Insights on Domain Investigations and Trademark Clearance

Whataburger and DC Comics in “Friendly” Trademark Talks

EU Court Rejects Trademark for “Ring-Ring” of the Phone

New gTLD Update: .CLUB, .VIP, and New Chinese IDN Donuts TLDs

UKIPO Upholds Swatch Trademark Opposition to iWatch

Corsearch Answers WHOIS the Owner of a Domain Name with Latest SaaS Product Release

New gTLD Update: .FILM, .BANK, .INSURANCE, .WHOSWHO, .FANS domains, and more

What We’re Reading This Week

Welsh Company Wins “Veggings” Trademark Dispute

Otto Motors Sues Uber Over Its New “Otto” Acquisition

Trade Groups Complain Alibaba’s Anti-Counterfeit Efforts Aren’t Working

US Appeals Court Gives Go-Ahead to Cross-Border Trademark Suit

NFL’s Oakland Raiders File Trademarks for Las Vegas Raiders

Fortune’s “On the Cusp List” Features Smaller Brands With Big Differentiators

Universal Faces $40 Million Trademark Lawsuit Over New “Chocolate Emporium”

Donald Duck Knockoff on US Presidential Campaign Trail

Specsavers “Should’ve” Trademark Approved by UKIPO

Designer Alexander Wang Awarded $90 Million in Trademark and Cybersquatting Case

Munich Applies to EUIPO for Oktoberfest Trademark

Just Desserts: The Short and Sweet of Trade Dress Litigation

US Department of Homeland Security Files Opposition to “Coast Guard” Beer

German Court Upholds Banks’ Trademark Red Color

New gTLD Update: .MOI, .BLOG, .SHOP, and More

Can’t Get Enough of These US Presidential Candidate Domain Squatters

Top Level Domains Total Exceeds 326 Million, While .WEB Auction Breaks Record

Jumping on the ‘Game of Thrones’ Brand-wagon

Heart Design Spurs Cosmetics Trademark Infringement Lawsuit

New Celebrity Music Video Addresses Unauthorized Use of Songs by Politicians

New gTLD Update: .LAW, .ABOGADO, .TICKETS., .MEN, and More

Even More US Presidential Candidate Cybersquatters: 'Hillary Potter' Cartoons

Help the New Las Vegas Hockey Team Find a Name It Can Trademark

New gTLD Update: Info on .GAMES, .SHOPPING, .STORAGE, and Chinese Domains

Alcoholic Beverage Brand Ranking Puts South Korea’s Jinro Soju in First Place

New York Fashion Week Trademark Fight Goes On As Event Nears

New gTLD Update: .SHOP Launch Schedule Released

The Brexit Brand: Let the Trademark Filings Begin!

A Whiff of a Trademark Issue Between Canadian Hockey Team and Snoop Dogg?

The UK Brand Post-Brexit

Say Goodbye to the Saab Car Brand: Products to Be Branded “NEVS”

KFC Being Sued for Using Spanish Version of “Finger-lickin’ Good”

Mobile App Industry Growth Emphasizes Need for Trademark Screening

2016 Brand Anniversaries Update: More Congratulations Are in Order!

New Corsearch Trademark Research Tool Highlighted in WIPR Interview

New gTLD Update: Release of 2-Character Domains

Using “Thank You” Results in Trademark Infringement Suit

Trademark Decision Bans M&M Candy Sales in Sweden

New gTLD Update: New info on .BANK and .INSURANCE, Plus News About .MOTORCYCLES and More

Reality Show Contestant Registers Rivals’ Domain Names

Trademark Litigation On the Rise in China

New “Brand World Value” Survey Ranks Goodwill Industries #1

Disney Characters Sighted at Opening Weekend of New Chinese Theme Park

What You Missed at INTA: .sucks Marketing Campaign

Trademark Fight Erupts as Tinder Sues 3nder for Infringement

Plans for ‘McKosher’ Scottish-Jewish Restaurant Lose to McDonald’s in Australia

World’s First Vanity gTLD Goes Live

Are You Pronouncing Brand Names Correctly?

The World’s Most Expensive Domain Names

Dweezil Zappa Banned from Using “Zappa Plays Zappa” Name

Applications Now Being Accepted For .Insurance Sunrise

Search Engine Efforts to Block Counterfeit Sales: How Much is Enough?

Vacation-Rental Websites Create Challenges for Hotel Brand Owners

Seeing Double? Chinese Sportswear Logo Nearly identical to Under Armour

SPOILER ALERT!  How the Trademark Applications Broke Upcoming Star Wars Plot Twists — Oops!

Using Local Translations for Infringement: The Absurd Case of Louis Vuitton Fried Chicken

New gTLD Update: News About .GAME and .VIP Launch Dates,  and More

When Democracy is Bad for Branding: The Strange Case of Boaty McBoatface

Use of Microchips to Fight Counterfeits Growing Across Brands

Indian Student Makes $700 in Domain Sale to Facebook Founder

Disney Tops “Authentic” Brands Ranking

Moonshiner and University in Fight Over "Kentucky" Trademark

New Report Accelerates EUIPO Article 28(8) Filing Research

Beyoncé Sues Feyoncé for Trademark Infringement

New gTLD Update

Court Clears Way for Navajo Tribe v. Urban Outfitters Trademark Suit to Move Forward

Attempt to Register Trademark for Illegal Drug Business Helps Lead to Arrest

Food Trademarks: It’s Bagels v. Eagles and a Donut Debacle

Trademark Registered for Super Mario Bros. Chime Sound

WIPO Reports Cybersquatting Claims Up 5%

Supermac’s Appealing OHIM Recent Decision & Withdraws Australian Trademark Application

U.S. National Park Service Continues Fight to Save Yosemite Trademarks

New Development in Ongoing Havana Club Rum Trademark Fight

A Woolly Trademark Case Arises in Ireland

Dueling Polo Player Logos: Polo Ralph Lauren Appeal Dismissed in Singapore

Fashion Trademark News: Cavalli, Gucci, Draper James, and NY Fashion Week

It’s Minogue v. Jenner in Fight Over ‘Kylie’ Trademark

Counterfeit Italian Olive Oil at Risk of Decriminalization

Ownership of Finally in the Hands of Elon Musk

Pernod Ricard Wins Trademark Renewal on Havana Club Rum

Hotel Group Sues HomeAway For Including References to Its Properties

“The Met” Logo Unhinges Critics in a Change of Identity

Yet More Cybersquatting in the U.S. Presidential Campaign

Restaurateurs in Trademark Dispute Over Use of ‘Kitchen’

Study Shows Chinese-Owned Banks Behind Payments for Counterfeit Luxury Goods

Burberry Files Trademark Infringement Suit Against J. C. Penney

El Chapo, A Criminal: Can He Register His Name and Profit From It?

IKEA Loses Its Trademark in Indonesia

Court Rules There’s No Confusion Regarding ‘Empire’ TV Show & California Company of Same Name

Honey Badger DOES Care … About Trademarks

ICANN Working on First gTLD Marketplace Health Index

Parody T-shirt Maker and Saint Laurent Reach Settlement

Trademark Symbol Usage in TV & Print News Media — Yea or Nay?

London’s Black Cabs Not Distinctive Enough for Trademark

Judge Rules Against Trademark for Shape of KitKat Bar

Louis Vuitton Files Suit Against Chinese Counterfeit Online Sellers

Yosemite National Park Sites Undergo Name Change in Trademark Dispute

NFL’s Rams Move to Los Angeles Spurs Flurry of Domain Name Activity

Brand Anniversaries Set for Celebration in 2016

Competitive Worldwide Sneaker Industry Sparks Numerous IP Issues

Stolichnaya Vodka Trademark Dispute Revived by Appeals Decision

Alibaba Gets US Warning to Step Up Anti-Counterfeiting Efforts

Apple Expands Beats Trademarks

Investigation into China’s Anti-Counterfeiting Industry Uncovers Systemic Fraud

“Trump Your Competition” Fighting Trademark Opposition

“Lucky Bastard” Brand Denied Trademark in Canada

European Parliament Approves Trademark Reforms

China Dominates Field of Domain Owners

More U.S. Presidential Candidate Cybersquatting …

Alcohol & Beverage Industry Trademark Activity in 2015

The Latest on Marijuana Trademarks in the U.S.

Twitter Registers Trademark for Subtweet

Cybersquatter Alert! Are You Protecting Your Domains?

‘Central Park’ Brand Trademarks Aren’t Benefiting Park Conservancy

Scientology Banned in Russia Due to U.S. Trademark Registration

Interior Designer Sues Airbnb Over Replicated Apartment Design

Isis Pharmaceuticals Considers Name Change in Light of Current Events

AstraZeneca Trademark Wins Injunction in U.S. Against Generic Nexium

Powerful Logo Becomes A Symbol for Peace Following Paris Terror Attacks

Another Color Trademark: Orange Is the New . . .

Chinese Government Cracks Down on Disney Trademark Infringements

Settlement Reached in ‘Overwatch’ Trademark Fight

The Latest Top-Earning Dead Celebrity Brands List

Pinterest Loses Trademark Case Against Pintrips

NFL Wins Fight Over Parody Marijuana Leaf Steelers’ Logo

Celebrities Band Together to Sue Retailer Over Unauthorized Use of Images

US Presidential Candidates Fall Victim to Cybersquatters

Court Ruling Focuses on Brand Owners’ Duty to Police Its Own Marks

Conducting Figurative Trademark Searches: A Notoriously Difficult Task 

Baby Names As Intellectual Property?

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