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Can you trademark an offensive name or not? US Supreme Court to decide

(Source: arstechnica.com)

The Supreme Court on Thursday said it would decide, once and for all, whether federal intellectual property regulators can refuse to issue trademarks with disparaging or inappropriate names. 590 more words


Homeless Shelter Faces Shutdown

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A downtown homeless shelter facing possible shutdown is asking a circuit court judge to intervene.

Rev. Larry Rice of the New Life Evangelistic Center is turning to the courts for help after city officials told him he needs signatures showing neighborhood support for his homeless shelter before he can get an occupancy permit. 214 more words


Court Convicts Dora, Polish Woman for N9m Fraud

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: Justice Abubakar Umar of the FCT High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on Thursday, September 29, 2016, convicted one Dora Gilmaska, a pole, alongside her company, Icon Media and Marketing Agency Limited, on one-count charge of fraud brought against her by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. 55 more words


N190m Fraud: Oronsaye’s Trial Adjourned to Nov 15

Justice Olasunmbo Olajumoke Goodluck of the Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on Thursday, September 29, 2016 adjourned to November 15 – 16, 2016 for continuation of hearing in a case of abuse of office and obtaining by false pretence brought against a former Head of Service (HoS), Stephen Oronsaye by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. 336 more words


NIS Job Scam "I Warned Against the Exercise" Paradang Tells Court

The trial of former Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, continued on Thursday, September 29, 2016 before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja, with the cross-examination of PW1, former Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, David Shikfu Paradang. 327 more words


Drunk Driving Charge Follows Head On Collision

(CLINTON,Conn./CBS Connecticut) –  A Guilford man has been arrested following a  2  vehicle head on collision  at Central Avenue and High Street in Clinton.Police say  46 year old Daniel O’Brien had crossed the center line and appeared to be  highly intoxicated.There were 2  children, ages 2 years and 7 months in the vehicle at the time of the crash, but  appeared uninjured.They were taken to a hospital for evaluation and reunited with their mother, who was not involved in the crash.The  Department of Children and Families was notified. 68 more words


Big time liars

–Firstly, I must make sure everyone understand this blog doesn’t pertain to anyone who has had these crimes done to them, and has actually been victim of abuse. 430 more words