After a four year litigation, a writer that claimed The Purge was a ripoff of his work has agreed to dismiss a copyright infringement lawsuit after evidence disproved his case.
Nintendo has opposed a game developer’s attempt to register a trademark for its new game “Cryptotokemon” claiming it is too confusing with its famous POKEMON trademark.
DC Comics has opposed a trademark for a cartoon character, SUPERDURAGMAN, that was clearly inspired by Superman.
In a delicious victory, Bubba Burger is about to be granted a unique trademark registration that covers the shape of its burgers…unless someone opposes this meaty decision by the Trademark Office.
The maker of the “Choose Your Own Adventure” books and owner of the “CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE trademark have sued Netflix over its use of the mark in “Black Mirror: Bandersnatch.”
Marvel has opposed a karate gear company’s attempt to register a trademark for PUNISHER ATTACK THE FINISH claiming that martial arts fans are bound to confuse it with Marvel’s PUNISHER mark.
A group of law students, despite having no competing interests to a trademark registration, were granted permission to oppose a doll’s company’s attempt to register the trademark for RAPUNZEL.
Lucasfilm is opposing a band’s attempt to register its name as a trademark claiming that MILLENNIAL FALCON is too confusing to Star Wars’ MILLENNIUM FALCON.