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Learning the lingo of patents and trademarks

First, let’s talk about the basics: what is a patent and what is a trademark?

Patents and trademarks are both forms of intellectual property rights that give their owners legal advantages in the marketplace. 547 more words



Not my area of the law, but this is interesting.  Not sure government can make these distinctions.


Trademark search

I was helping a client last month decide on a brand name for an athletic apparel company.  I took the various concepts and elements they wanted to portray and came up with several candidates.   200 more words


DMCA doesn't block reverse engineering of vehicle diagnosis software but TM might

Ford Motor Co. v. Autel US Inc., No.14-13760 (E.D. Mich.
Sept. 30, 3015)

Apart from cars and trucks, Ford sells automotive repair
products. Among them is Ford’s Integrated Diagnostic System (IDS system) which… 993 more words

Diesel Wins Trademark Opposition In European Union, DieselStormers To Change Name

Diesel won its trademark battle against German game developer, Black Forest Games that filed an application to trademark a word for its fantasy fighting game, DieselStormers, but now, the game title has to change. 548 more words

Fashion Court

ITC claims Gold flake brand name and honey dew trademark

ITC claims Gold flake brand name, copyright artistic work, Golf flake kings red and trademark honey dew in trademark and copyright infringement case. 9 more words


Basmati Returns

Tilda Riceland Pvt. Ltd. vs. Office for Harmonisation of Internal Market (OHIM) & Siam Grains and Co. Ltd.  this decision can be accessed here… 1,033 more words