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Luxury Daily Publishes Article by Safia Anand on What Brands, Advertisers and Influencers Can Learn From #FyreFestival

Olshan Counsel, Safia Anand, published an article entitled “What Brands, Advertisers and Influencers can Learn from #FyreFestival” in the Luxury Daily, addressing the failed music festival Fyre Festival and the social media implications.  Read More › Tags: Advertising, Bloggers and Influencers, FCC, … Continue reading

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The U.S. college admission scandal: when brands, brand equity and status "break bad"

Can there be another notion in the IP lexicon that has taken on more faces that “brand”? One starts with the fact that “brand” is not a statutory term, but a descriptive term of art that has become part and … Continue reading

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Magical Realism: Crypto-Coins, Country Brands and More

Kat friend Fredy Sánchez Merino has made available another report in his series on IP developments in Latin America. Venezuela– The Venezuela IP Office (SAPI) has informed through an official resolution (here) about a new mechanism for the payment of … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Faces Decision on Trademark Protection of ‘Scandalous’ Brands

IPNews® – The Supreme Court recently decided to hear a case regarding federal protection of trademarks that are denied protection based on vulgarity. The case Iancu v. Brunetti concerns a trademark for the word FUCT and whether it deserves federal … Continue reading

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Douglas Wood, Reed Smith Partner and General Counsel to the Association of National Advertisers, Discusses Growth Issues Facing Brands For 2019

Douglas Wood published an article for the Association of National Advertisers on January 2nd titled “Growth in 2019: A Legal Perspective.” In the article, Doug discusses how legal issues will affect brands and growth in years to come and provides … Continue reading

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