The US Patent and Trademark Office, as of January 14, has changed a number of fees in connection with trademark registration.
Notable is the jump in the fee for filing a paper application for trademark registration. 301 more words
Paramount has settled its copyright suit with Axanar Productions, which put together a professional-looking short film based on “Star Trek.” While many copyright owners tolerate “fan fiction,” Paramount has long been a company with little tolerance for infringement of its copyrights and trademarks. Full story here
Entertainment Corp. v. Wired for Sound Karaoke & DJ Servs., LLC, No.
14-17229 (9th Cir. Jan. 18, 2017) (per curiam)
Slep-Tone makes karaoke
music tracks under the trademark “Sound Choice.” They’re released on CDs in a… 439 more words
Should your company’s brand, slogan, or logo lose its federal trademark protection just because it’s offensive? Under current law, yes, but today the Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that questions whether or not the U.S. 1,615 more words