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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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Blogger Learns the Truth Doesn't Always Set You Free

By Brian Lynch When is a defamation lawsuit not a defamation lawsuit? A Minneapolis blogger has learned the answer; when the plaintiff sues for "tortious interference". The suit stems from blogger John Hoff's postings about Jerry Moore, a former University … Continue reading

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Grand Junction, Colorado Man Learns New YorK Gun & Weapon Laws the Hard Way

Unfortunately for a man from Grand Junction Colorado, a lesson in New York State gun laws did not come early enough. Far from an atypical story, Dustin Forsling was jailed and lost his gun after he attempted to check his … Continue reading

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