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BMW Dismisses Design Patent Lawsuit Against TurboSquid

Two months ago, we reported on a lawsuit filed in New Jersey by BMW against digital media company, TurboSquid, Inc.  According to the complaint, TurboSquid was “marketing 3-D virtual models of vehicles that infringe the BMW trademarks, trade dress, and design patents.”  The case presented interesting legal questions with respect to IP and virtual reality.   106 more words

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Intellectual Property Laws in India

Part 1: General Overview of Intellectual Property Laws in India

I. Introduction

Intellectual property rights (IPRs) are the protections granted to the creations that arises from the human intellect, and include trademarks, copyright, patents, industrial design rights, and in some jurisdictions trade secrets.  744 more words

Intellectual Property Law

Court sides with Trader Joe's in suit over alleged knockoff

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. court has the authority to hear a trademark lawsuit by grocery chain Trader Joe’s against a man who purchased the company’s products and resold them in Canada at “Pirate Joe’s,” a store designed to mimic a real Trader Joe’s, a federal appeals court said Friday. 358 more words


The “Top” Copyright and Trademark Articles Collection

Here’s a collection of links to “Top” articles discussing tips, benefits, traps, warnings, distinctions, myths, and explanations of copyrights and trademarks:

Top 10 Benefits of Trademark Registration… 93 more words

Oakland Raiders File Trademark Applications For "Las Vegas Raiders"

Even though the Oakland Raiders have not yet received the NFL’s blessing to relocate (again), the team appears to be protecting a potential Las Vegas future from potential trademark raiders. 426 more words

Raiders Apply For ‘Las Vegas Raiders’ Trademark

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – As the Oakland Raiders consider a move to Nevada, the team has reportedly filed an application for the trademark “Las Vegas Raiders.” 167 more words


NY false advertising law lacks rigid false/misleading distinction

Classic Liquor Importers, Ltd. v. Spirits International
B.V., — F. Supp. 3d —-, 2016 WL 4419457, No. 15 Civ. 6503 (S.D.N.Y. 2016)

Classic Liquor is a newcomer to the liquor business that… 1,907 more words