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Is SPINNING generic? EU General Court explains how the relevant assessment is to be undertaken

Mad Dogg Athletics, based in California, is a company that markets various sporting equipment, including bicycles, men’s and women’s apparel, shoes, accessories, and functional training equipment, online.Since 2000 the company has been also the proprietor of the EU word mark … Continue reading

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Public archives: more relevant today than ever

Policy Opinions Politiques – Jennifer Anderson August 13, 2018. “Public archives represent a democratic vision where all are welcome, ideas circulate, and information is analyzed and diffused for educational purposes. There has been a lot of noise recently about information … Continue reading

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Watch out for relevant statutes when entering into contracts (but also, read your own contract language)

A recent case out of the Eastern District of Virginia, K12 Insight LLC v. Johnston County Board of Education, Civil Action No. 1:17-cv-1397, is a cautionary tale for being aware of how statutes can affect contracts. But, also, it could… … Continue reading

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Relevant Steps to Improve the Safety of Your Business

The very term safety means being able to protect something you care about from substantial harm. Sometimes, this means protecting it in a physical or emotional sense, however, in some cases, it means keeping it financially safe and out of … Continue reading

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26(b)(1) proportionalty factor ruling: parties' relative access to relevant information and the parties' relative resources outweighs small amount in issue

From OMAR TORO, ET AL. VERSUS COASTAL INDUSTRIES, LLC, ET AL., 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 76337 (MD La 2018):The proportionality factors espoused by Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(b)(1) are the following: "the importance of the issues at stake in the … Continue reading

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