A Guitar by Any Other Name

By: Johannes Doerge on Mar 31, 2017

Gibson guitars sues British instrument manufacturer for trademark infringement

China’s Top Court Rules Michael Jordan Has Right To His Own Name: A Win For International Companies

By: Casey Patchunka on Mar 26, 2017

China’s top court rules that Michael Jordan has right to his own name in three year …

“Timeless” Copyright Infringement Suit Against Sony Likely to Proceed to Trial

By: Nika Montenero on Apr 2, 2017

Lawsuit against Sony and NBC Universal’s show “Timeless” likely to proceed to trial.

Trademark Infringement Tuesday

By: Hani Gazal on Apr 5, 2017

A fast-food taco chain in Wyoming owns and regularly protects the trademark to the phrase “Taco …

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USPTO and Cuba IP Office met in “historic office-to-office meeting”

Looking Through Windows to Find New Profit: Streaming Services Turn to Windowing to Increase Profits

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Boehner Says Obama’s Immigration Action Damages Presidency

WASHINGTON — Speaker John A. Boehner said Friday that President Obama was “damaging the presidency itself” by using his executive authority to prevent the deportation of millions of undocumented immigrants.

FSU gunman sent packages before shooting, acquaintance says

(CNN) -- The man identified as the gunman who wounded three people at Florida State University's library apparently sent packages to several acquaintances before the shooting, according to one of them.