Preparing for Vulgar Trademarks? Don’t Put the Earmuffs on Just Yet

The Lanham Act held back scandalous and offensive trademarks for over 70 years, but the recent case of Iancu vs. Brunetti may open the floodgates. In this case, the Supreme Court of the United States determined that restricting these trademarks restricts free speech. With this decision, the USPTO can no longer deny trademark registration due [...]

By |2019-07-25T07:45:49+00:00July 16th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

IP Industry Roundup: Week of April 18, 2019

In the War Against Piracy, Who Wins and Who Loses? Are internet pirates quaking in fear as new copyright laws and enforcement techniques are being implemented throughout the world? Europeans are still reeling over the passing of the Copyright Directive, but the protests and backlash are not slowing other nations down as they seek what [...]

By |2019-04-29T11:05:59+00:00April 18th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments