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ABS-CBN Brings Florida Action re Illegal Streaming Devices

Mon, 08 May 2017 21:03:47 +0000

ABS-CBN, Philippines-based entertainment company, sues Florida entities for distributing devices used to illegally stream plaintiff’s content.



RED WHALE Coffee v BLUE WHALE Coffee

Mon, 08 May 2017 16:33:10 +0000

Plaintiff appears to be selling beans and ground coffee (but also ‘brewed coffee’) while defendant operates coffee shops. For what it’s worth, in 2015 the TTAB refused registration of the mark RED WHALE for beer, citing a prior registration for RED WHALE for vodka (applicant there is plaintiff here).



Recent Tweets and Re-Tweets

Thu, 04 May 2017 16:28:24 +0000

What does a counterfeit look like?Coach, Inc. v. Chung Mei Wholesalehttps://t.co/qBJIrLyEC5 — TrademarkBlog (@TrademarkBlog) May 4, 2017 Seattle Mariners Oppose MAINE MARINERS for clothing. Opp. No. 91234252. pic.twitter.com/ENBUcsCTz4 — TTABlog (@TTABlog) May 1, 2017 In Soccer, Teams Change Logos at Their Peril – https://t.co/6HNDugMzN0 https://t.co/FkOCZk0Oug — TrademarkBlog (@TrademarkBlog) April 29, 2017 Beware of misleading offer […]



Bring Your Alibis

Tue, 02 May 2017 20:36:57 +0000

Her mind is Tiffany-twisted, she got the Mercedes bends She got a lot of pretty, pretty boys, that she calls friends How they dance in the courtyard, sweet summer sweat Some dance to remember, some dance to forget



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.