Trademark Law

May 15, 2017

Attention ROOR Glass Lawsuit Recipients…

As recent news in Florida indicates, even the makers and sellers of bongs—water pipes—aren’t exempt from falling victim to trademark infringement.
May 15, 2017

Trademark Infringement News: Counterfeit Goods

In other Florida intellectual property news, the French boutique company Hermes International and Hermes of Paris Inc. recently filed a complaint against several e-commerce stores alleging trademark infringement.
May 15, 2017

Oakland Raiders News: Major Trademark Developments

The Oakland Raiders may very well soon become the “Las Vegas Raiders,” per reports indicating that the California-based team applied to register trademarks associated with the new name through the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
May 15, 2017

U.S. Trademark Office Seeking Another Chance to Ban Disparaging Trademarks

We previously reported on the Washington Redskins’ challenge of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s (USPTO) cancellation of several Redskins trademarks.
May 15, 2017

Crossfit Wins Motion to Dismiss Two of Nike’s Trademark Claims

The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) granted Palm Beach Crossfit, Inc. d/b/a Crossfit CityPlaces’ motion to dismiss two of Nike’s four claims in a recent Opposition proceeding.
May 15, 2017

Can I protect my trademark internationally?

Your U.S. trademark registration protects your mark only in the United States. To gain international trademark protection, you must either (1) file applications directly in the countries or regions (e.g., the European Union) where you are using or intend to use the mark, or (2) file an international application under the Madrid Protocol, which simplifies the process when filing in multiple countries.
May 14, 2017

Congratulations to Ronnie Coleman Signature Series

Ranked as one of the fastest growing private companies in the USA.
May 14, 2017

Fox News anchor Harris Faulkner sues Hasbro over look alike Hamster Doll

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][slz_image img=”3362″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Fox News anchor Harris Faulkner has filed a $5 million lawsuit against Hasbro Inc. over its plastic hamster doll bearing her name. Faulkner, […]
May 13, 2017

New Roadblock To UBER’S Entry Into Florida

Our firm, along with Santucci Priore, P.L., filed suit on behalf of our mutual client, Florida company Uber Promotions, Inc.,