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Twitter, Inc., Learns a Lesson in Trademark Registration

In 2009, Twitter filed for "Tweet" but the USPTO declined the registration because the marks "Let Your Ad Meet Tweets" and "Tweet" are confusingly similar. Twitter filed its motion for declaratory judgment to cancel Twittad's mark. New businesses are cautioned … Continue reading

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80/20, Inc. Sues Parco Inc. and Phillip Andrew Roser for Trademark and Copyright Infringement of Aluminum Products Online and in Product Catalogs

Fort Wayne, IN – Trademark lawyers for 80/20, Inc. of Columbia City, Indiana filed a trademark infringement suit in the Northern District of Indianaalleging Parco Inc of Huntertown, Indiana and Phillip Andrew Roser of Fort Wayne, Indiana infringed trademark registration … Continue reading

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New Cruise Ship Case From Ninth Circuit – Gerald Samuels v. Holland American Line-USA Inc., et al.

New Ninth Circuit case involving a maritime tort claim against a cruise ship for injuries suffered during a port call. The case is Samuels v. Holland American Line-USA Inc., et al. and it can be found here. Facts: The plaintiff … Continue reading

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Orgasm Inc.

This is a documentary of average quality with a few very sharp moments, probably worth watching if you're interested in the subject matter (medicalization of women's sexuality). But there's a non-patent IP angle! Part of the story is how the … Continue reading

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New Longshore Case From Eleventh Circuit – Langfitt v. Federal Marine Terminals, Inc.

New Longshore case from the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. It involves the exclusivity of the compensation scheme nestled in the Longshore and Harbor Worker's Compensation Act. the case is Langfitt v. Federal Marine Terminals, Inc., 2011 U.S. App. LEXIS … Continue reading

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