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The Lucky Brand trademark case at SCOTUS may end in misfortune for all civil litigants

The Lucky Brand trademark case at SCOTUS may end in misfortune for all civil litigants

The denim brand's epic dispute with Marcel Fashion Group is drawing to an end after nearly 20 years, and the outcome could change the nature of litigation itself.
Shawn Stussy Registers New Trademark

Shawn Stussy Registers New Trademark

Last month, Shawn Stussy came out of retirement for Dior.

Toyota Trademark Hints at, Yes, Another Crossover

Toyota has hinted in the past that perhaps fielding one vehicle per segment is foolish, old-timey thinking. At the same time, automakers have fallen in love with the idea of splitting segments,
Versace’s famed J.Lo Grammy dress is at the center of a new lawsuit

Versace’s famed J.Lo Grammy dress is at the center of a new lawsuit

Versace is not happy about what it says are clear rip offs of its J.Lo dress and other famous designs.
Fox News has filed a trademark for "OK Boomer" — and they're not the first ones to do it

Fox News has filed a trademark for "OK Boomer" — and they're not the first ones to do it

Rupert Murdoch has never met an irrational fear of the Boomer set that he couldn't exploit for cash. Which is why Fox News filed a trademark for "OK Boomer" earlier this month, just weeks after the

Grim News: Tesla Might Call Its Pickup ‘Cybrtrk’

Since Tesla CEO Elon Musk first uttered the word, we’ve avoided mentioning what seemed to be a nerd-fantasy placeholder name for the automaker’s upcoming electric pickup. Unfortunately, trademark
17 Pairs of Easy-to-Slip-on Shoes That'll Take You From the Plane to Thanksgiving Dinner in Style

17 Pairs of Easy-to-Slip-on Shoes That'll Take You From the Plane to Thanksgiving Dinner in Style

Whether you're gearing up for a red-eye to some far-flung destination or hopping on a quick flight home this holiday season, it makes sense to own a pair of slip-on shoes that you can easily take off

Booking.com Heads to U.S. Supreme Court for Trademark Test

What's in a name? The stakes are probably higher than they once were given the rebranding of the parent company but will the Supreme Court justices agree with Booking.com's viewpoint? -Patrick Whyte
Kylie Jenner Says She Didn't Send 'Rise and Shine' Cease and Desist Letters

Kylie Jenner Says She Didn't Send 'Rise and Shine' Cease and Desist Letters

Kylie Jenner's "rise and shine" moment went viral in mid-October.

Google’s .new shortcut now works with sites like Spotify and Microsoft

Last year, Google introduced .new shortcuts that made it easier to create a new Google Doc, Sheet, Slide, Site or Form -- simply enter the file type you wish to create into your browser and tack .new
Kawhi Leonard Files Application to Trademark 'What It Do Baby'

Kawhi Leonard Files Application to Trademark 'What It Do Baby'

Kawhi is also looking to trademark the slogan "City Views Over Interviews."
Kylie Jenner Reportedly Files Trademark for Makeup Line Named After Daughter Stormi

Kylie Jenner Reportedly Files Trademark for Makeup Line Named After Daughter Stormi

Kylie Jenner already has her own cosmetics company with Kylie Cosmetics, but now she's looking to launch a line named after her daughter, Stormi Webster.
Jesus Balks: Kanye's Trademark Application for 'Sunday Service' Denied and Yes, There's a New Album Release Date

Jesus Balks: Kanye's Trademark Application for 'Sunday Service' Denied and Yes, There's a New Album Release Date

That moment when you believe God said ‘yes,’ but the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office said ‘no.’Read more...
Kanye West 'Sunday Service' Trademark Application Rejected

Kanye West 'Sunday Service' Trademark Application Rejected

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office determined the trademark would cause confusion, as someone had registered "Sunday Service" back in 2015.
Banksy’s trademark battle exposes a huge hypocrisy in his anti-copyright views

Banksy’s trademark battle exposes a huge hypocrisy in his anti-copyright views

Banksy might have to betray the values of his persona to win a trademark dispute against a greetings card company.
CN Tower's management company claims that any picture of the landmark building is a trademark violation

CN Tower's management company claims that any picture of the landmark building is a trademark violation

The CN Tower is a giant radio antenna and tourist attraction on Toronto's lakeshore; it's an iconic part of the city's skyline, and has been since it was built at taxpayer expense; today, it's owned
Apple Sued Over Listing Memoji as One of Its Registered Trademarks Despite Ongoing Legal Battle [Updated]

Apple Sued Over Listing Memoji as One of Its Registered Trademarks Despite Ongoing Legal Battle [Updated]

Atlanta-based company Social Technologies LLC today filed a lawsuit against Apple that accuses the iPhone maker of falsely indicating that it holds the federal registration for the trademark Memoji in
Liverpool Football Club fails to trademark the name of its home city

Liverpool Football Club fails to trademark the name of its home city

The home of the Beatles has too much "geographical significance" to belong to anyone.
‘Hot Girl Summer’ Officially Belongs to Megan Thee Stallion

‘Hot Girl Summer’ Officially Belongs to Megan Thee Stallion

Just in time for summer’s end, “Hot Girl” Megan Thee Stallion got her wish and was awarded a trademark for the song title and phrase she made go viral, “Hot Girl Summer.” Read more...
Beyoncé  Says Blue Ivy Is a 'Cultural Icon' in Legal Battle Over Trademark

Beyoncé Says Blue Ivy Is a 'Cultural Icon' in Legal Battle Over Trademark

Beyoncé is pulling no punches in an effort to trademark her daughter's name.