Yesterday, in the Federal Register, the U.S. Copyright Office issued a notice of inquiry (NOI) regarding copyright and artificial intelligence (AI). The Office has decided to do a study onContinue Reading Notice of Inquiry Issued on Copyright and Artificial Intelligence Issues
After years of owning the trademark registration “Taco Tuesday,” Taco Johns has agreed to drop it after Taco Bell petitioned the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to have the registration…Continue Reading Taco Tuesday for All?
On June 20th, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) proposed a new rule which would require cable TV and broadcast satellite operators to provide complete transparency on their…Continue Reading THE FCC Cracks Down on Cable Pricing
A few months back, I wrote about the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to engage in some “whiskey business.” Now, after hearing Jack Daniels’s appeal, SCOTUS has ruled in favor of…Continue Reading SCOTUS Rules in Favor of Jack Daniel’s
Many of us (including myself) have so many subscriptions and memberships that it can be hard to keep up. Have you ever tried to cancel a membership and felt like…Continue Reading Tired of Those Pesky Subscriptions and Memberships? Click here!
When November 1st hits, you can almost guarantee that you will start hearing familiar Christmas songs, one of which being Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas.” The song…Continue Reading All I Want For Christmas Is…A Trademark?
On Monday, November 21st, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear an appeal filed by Jack Daniel’s. In this appeal, Jack Daniel’s argued that the Ninth Circuit erred…Continue Reading SCOTUS Agrees to Engage in Some Whiskey Business
In a recent press release, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) announced that it would be exploring a rule to crack down on junk fees. A junk fee is a…Continue Reading The FTC Explores Cracking Down on Junk Fees
Yesterday, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) filed suit against Electrowarmth Products, LLC and its owner, Daniel W. Grindle alleging that they falsely claimed some of their products were made in…Continue Reading The FTC is Strictly Enforcing Its “Made In USA” Labeling Rule
Last summer, we posted about the Federal Trade Commission’s (“FTC’) new labeling rule on products that allege to be “Made in USA”, which you can read here. Last week,…
Continue Reading FTC Brings Complaint for False “Made in USA” Claims