Articles by: Kevin Hartley

Mission: Impossible Secure Trademark

On Friday, Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation hits theaters. As we have written before, trademarks are important to blockbuster movies, a fact not lost on Paramount Pictures. Indeed, the studio has obtained six trademark registrations related to the Mission: Impossible franchise and has a pending application for Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation. More like mission not so […]

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How They Rank: LG’s Hairstyle Trademarks

Yesterday, Bill mentioned that LG recently filed a bunch of hair-related trademarks for use with mobile phones and computers. Today, we bring you the definitive rankings of the hairstyles LG intends to use as trademarks. 4. The Beehive Resident Trust Tree expert, Dr. Wik I. Pedia, describes the beehive as “a […]

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Etsy Bitsy Trademark Problem

Etsy faces fraud lawsuit from investors over possible trademark issues. In April, proving the doubters wrong, my girlfriend agreed to marry me. Please pray for her. A few days later, she sent me this picture: It appears that a new right of passage for every bride-to-be is to receive/order a […]

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