"Halloween Horror Cruises" Trademark Runs in Fear From Universal's "Halloween Horror Nights"

Halloween Week continues here at Pirated Thoughts. Below, we give you an update on a spooky story that first haunted these archives back in April 2015. If all the cheesy music, sea sickness, and shuffleboard wasn’t scary enough now Celebration Cruise Lines adds some more horror to the open seas. However, the real horror started for Celebration

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Episode 5: Facepalm Trademarks

Episode 5: The Trademarks Strike Back. Its Friday and once again time to focus on some of those way too familiar, corny or just out there trademarks of the week. You can be slightly amused by previous episodes of the Facepalm Trademarks here. Every Tuesday, the United States Patent and Trademark Office releases the Trademark Official Gazette, which publishes trademark registration

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NBA's SuperSonics Fighting "Seattle SuperChronics" Marijuana Cafe

It’s game on! The NBA’s Seattle SuperSonics are opposing the trademark registration for SEATTLE SUPERCHRONICS filed by a Seattle marijuana cafe. Flashback to 1967, when Seattle’s first major league sports franchise was born. The team was named the SuperSonics after Boeing’s recently awarded contract for a new plane, which was later canceled. The team is commonly referred to as

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Honey Badger Mauls Bed Bath & Beyond with a Lawsuit over Unauthorized Merchandise

Apparently, the honey badger does care if you use his trademark without permission. The man behind the successful “Honey Badger” video hit Bed Bath & Beyond with a lawsuit over its use of a phrase from the video without permission. Christopher Gordon is the comedic narrator behind the “The Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger” YouTube video that launched in 2011

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