Coca-Cola might not receive federal trademark registration for its “ZERO” brand of products.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) began a pilot program several days ago that will provide an easy avenue for reporting fake trademark specimens. Under the program, a third party may e-mail the USPTO at TMSpecimenProtest@uspto.gov during a trademark application’s 30-day opposition window with evidence that a fake specimen was filed in the […]
TTAB affirmed the examining attorney’s refusal to register the mark due to the descriptive nature and it would prevent competitors from using it to sell their own locally sourced food and wine.
Fronto King v Five A and New Generation Imports analysis featured in World Trademark Review.
The US Court of Appeals has issued a precedential decision, extending the ‘something more’ standard.
In his recent article for World Trademark Review, Steve Schaetzel reports on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and its reversal of a Virginia district court’s summary judgement ruling that Google’s use of trademarks in its AdWords program was not likely to cause confusion as a matter of law.
Steve Schaetzel has published “TTAB Decision Shows That It Pays To Have Prior US Federal Registration” in the World Trademark Review
Steve Schaetzel has published an article titled “University Waived Sovereign Immunity by Appealing to District Court” in a recent issue of World Trademark Review