Louis Vuitton loses its trademark protection on its signature Damier pattern due to lack of distinctiveness element.
As one of the most recognizable luxury fashion houses in the world, Burberry has been on the forefront of upholding the integrity of its brand. The Brand Protection team serves as the brand's legal line of defense in maintaining this integrity, and this summer I had the honor of working as the legal intern for the Americas team. This piece describes the nature of the work I did for the team, as well as future challenges the team faces in the changing digital landscape.
Anuj Gupta, Editor-in-Chief of IPEL, worked at Facebook this past summer and last semester. He worked as a privacy and public policy extern.