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US v Westchester re Housing Consent Decree

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:00:00 +0000

Off-White c/o Virgil Abloh v Paige re Diagonal Marks

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:48:20 +0000

This could be an interesting case. Plaintiff uses diagonal marks as a decorative element (See top) but also as a trademark (see left image in the side-by-side). Defendant has logo registrations for diagonal marks. Plaintiff alleges that defendant’s sole use now is on the stitching on the back pocket of jeans (See right image in […]

ARCTIX Skiwear v ARCTIX Insulated Containers

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:08:30 +0000

iFit and icon v ifitperformance complaint

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:59:26 +0000

Adobe v themacspecialists

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:52:01 +0000

EBay seller allegedly sells infringing ADOBE spftware by loading it onto (alleged) Apple computers, and selling the computers on eBay.

Recommended Reading: Letter from Wallace Global Fund to Morgan Lewis re: Trump Conflicts of Interest

Sun, 02 Apr 2017 13:22:45 +0000

This letter from the co-chairman of the Wallace Global Fund, resigning as a client of the Morgan Lewis firm, because of the manner of Morgan Lewis representing Trump in regard to conflicts of interest, justifies close reading.

What The Most Expensive Mattresses In The World Look Like

Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:15:20 +0000

  According to this, plaintiff Hasten sells the most expensive mattress in the world, and defendant Kluft sells the most expensive US mattress. Hastens has registrations for the plaid pattern. More pictures of expensive mattresses here.  


Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:23:49 +0000


John Mayer v Jane Doe and John Doe

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:06:07 +0000

John Mayer is playing Madison Square Garden next week and his management company received a ‘John Doe’ order. A previous discussion of John Doe orders here.

Text of SCOTUS Decision in Expressions Hair Design v NY (NY Surcharge/Discount Speech Case)

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:01:05 +0000

  “….Section 518 prohibits the pricing regime petitioners wish to employ. Section 518 does not define “surcharge.” Relying on the term’s ordinary meaning, the Court of Appeals concluded that a merchant imposes a surcharge when he posts a single sticker price and charges a credit card user more than that sticker price. This Court “generally […]