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How Trademark Attorneys Can “Name-Check” Themselves

Did you know that you may have been catfished? According to Oxford Languages the definition of the verb to catfish is “to lure (someone) into a relationship by means of a fictional online persona”. The act of catfishing is commonly associated with social media profiles, such as F…

A Question Of Faith

On the issue of bad faith trademarks in the European Union, Advocate-General Sharpston, in her Opinion in Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngl v OHIM  stated:

Nostalgic Trademarks

English writer, A. A. Gill described nostalgia as "the warm, crumbly, honey-coloured, collective 'yesterday' with its fond belief that everything was better back then…". Nostalgia tugs at our soul, tearing us away from the frantic present and uncertain tomorrow and gently guiding…

Valentine's Day - 3 Alternatives And Their Trademarks

A day of romance, February 14th marks a day of celebration of St. Valentine's Day around the world. Yet its origins are a bit of a mystery. The Catholic Church recognizes at least three different saints named Valentine or Valentinus and they were all martyred, having met untimely…

What Do The Top 200 USPTO Representatives Have In Common?

The United States does everything on a grand scale. From its legendary Cadillacs and Dodges to Superstores, America understands that more is more. If you want to grow your brand, the US market represents the gold standard in commercial ambition. That is why domestic and internati…

How Japan Is Making “The Jetsons” World A Reality

Remember The Jetsons? Despite being over fifty years old, this children’s cartoon is still used as a reference point for what we imagine the future may look like. Hanna-Barbera produced and first aired the cartoon in the early 1960s; and how we loved it. From flying, driverless c…