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NJ Turnpike Authority Sues Florida Pizza Chain Over Lookalike Logo

We don’t know why any restaurant owners would want to associate their food with a stretch of ugly highway that cuts a massive concrete and asphalt path from one end of New Jersey to the other, but that’s what the operators of a small pizza chain in Florida did when crafting a logo that looks a lot like the one for the Garden State Parkway. 577 more words

What if CIPC requests a disclaimer (trademark) from you?

Trademark disclaimer is an announcement by the trademark holder that the owner does not have an exclusive right for the use of any portion of that mark. 117 more words

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CIPC - Companies and Intellectual Property Commission

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What is CIPC?

The acronym stands for Companies and Intellectual Property Commision… 101 more words

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The Wild West of gTLDs and Trademarks

By Evan Jensen

Generic top-level domains (gTLDs) are a new and soon-to-be-huge feature of the internet. New websites using a wide variety of newly created domain names will soon be springing up like weeds. 2,819 more words


"Attention Trademark Owners: The Internet is Expanding" by William Brees, Esq.

By now everyone is familiar with the most common generic top-level domains (gTLD); even though many may not have an idea what they are called. A gTLD is the part of an internet domain name that comes after the last dot, such as .com, .net, and .org. 641 more words


The Protectable Footprint

We represent a number of retailers and, while often we dedicate blog space to issues of patent law which might impact ecommerce operations, there are, of course, other areas of IP law of which to take note. 192 more words


U.S. PTO Trademark Trial and Appeal Board cancels registration of marks containing name Redskins (Blackhorse, et al. v. Pro-Football, Inc., TTAB (June 18, 2014))

By Irene Calboli

On June 18, 2014, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) wrote an important page in the dispute over the marks “Redskins” that has been ongoing for over two decades. 907 more words