Monthly Archives: July 2012

Ralph Lauren Parody Mark Cancelled by TTAB

In May, the Trademark Trial & Appeal Board sided with Ralph Lauren and cancelled a hilarious trademark. Rather than focusing on the hilarity of the mark and the obvious parody at play here, the TTAB instead focused on the fame of Ralph Lauren’s mark and said that since both of the marks appear on shirts, they don’t need to look ‚Äčthat‚Äč similar to be likely to be confused. Continue reading

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TEAM QUEST Trademark Battle Rages On

Many people in the Mixed Martial Arts (“MMA”) community may not know this, but veteran MMA fighters Dan Henderson and Matt Lindland have been locking horns over the name TEAM QUEST since February 2011. Continue reading

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