Nuances and Limitations of Wearable Discovery

It is no secret that the onset of wearable technology has resulted in the creation of more personal activity data than ever before. Fitness trackers and smartwatches record our location...

Trademark Law
The Importance of Proper Trademark Use

Trademark specimens are a vital part of a trademark application that are submitted to the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to prove that the applicant is actually using...

Sunbeam Products, Inc. v. Chicago American Manufacturing, LLC
Bankruptcy of A Licensor: What are the risks?

The definition of “intellectual property” in Section 11 U.S.C § 101(35A) of the Bankruptcy code omits ‘trademarks’ from its scope. This omission has caused a split amongst the Circuit courts...

Foreign Trademarks and Domestic Risks

The territorial limits of trademark rights and the standing of foreign trademark owners to assert claims based on conduct in the United States pose complex issues. Navigating this area of...

The Color Of Your Business

While most are familiar with the fact that names and logos can be used as trademarks for a business, many are unaware of the fact that colors can serve as...

Hashtags and Trademarks: #ItsComplicated

Hashtags are an integral part of social media and are commonly used to make searching easier. A hashtag is a word or phrase preceded by the hash character, or pound...

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