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SDNY: Sick Boy v Chainsmokers re SICK BOY

Sick Boy Clothing, a South Dakota-based apparel company, owns a registration for SICK BOY.  Its website identifies musicians who wear SICK BOY clothing.  The Chainsmokers, a band, released a song entitled “Sick Boy,” and sells some merchandise using the term. … Continue reading

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SDNY Lawsuit Over Use of BLOCKCHAIN Trademark – You Read That Right

    Plaintiff, Blockchain Luxembourg, owns a federal trademark registration for BLOCKCHAIN and design, disclaiming  the word BLOCKCHAIN.  It provides blockchain-related goods and services, and operates websites at blockchain.com and blockchain.info. It defines the marks in which it claims rights in … Continue reading

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SDNY: Daniel Wellington Brings Counterfeiting Suit Against Overstock.com

Daniel Wellington, which is the watch of the decade (para 11), sues Overstock for sale of counterfeit watches.  Screenshot above depicts top search results for “DANIEL WELLINGTON” on Overstock.com just now. Read more detail on Recent Advertising Law posts – … Continue reading

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Beijing Diaper Company Sues Chinese eCommerce App PINDUODUO In SDNY On Eve of IPO

Pinduoduo is a fast-growing Chinese eCommerce app.  It filed a Form F-1 to start the IPO process in the U.S. on July 16.  Chinese diaper company Beijing Daddy’s Choice  sued Pinduoduo Friday in the Southern District of New York,, alleging … Continue reading

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Barbour Brings SDNY DJ Action Against Levis re Shirt Flag Tab

Barbour, a UK apparel company, sells shirts with a ‘flag’ on the breast pocket: Levis sells apparel which has ‘tabs’ on the pockets.  It owns various registrations for the tab. Levis aggressively polices its tab trademarks.  It sent a demand … Continue reading

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