DC Comics has opposed a Colorado-based company’s attempt to register its SHAZAM HOME SERVICES trademark in association with its handyman business claiming the name is too confusing to that of the lead character of its new blockbuster movie.
A court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by the estate of Dr. Seuss claiming ComicMix’s Dr. Seuss / Star Trek mash up book, “Oh, the Places You’ll Boldly Go!” is protected by fair use and therefore not copyright infringement.
Marvel has opposed Corey Goode, an alien conspiracy theorist, attempt to register a trademark for RETURN OF THE GUARDIANS claiming it is confusingly similar to Marvel’s GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY trademark.
Marvel and DC Comics, claiming ownership to the SUPERHERO trademark, have joined forces to oppose the trademark for an upcoming 41 Entertainment LLC animated television show named “Superhero Summer Camp”.
DC Comics has opposed a trademark for a cartoon character, SUPERDURAGMAN, that was clearly inspired by Superman.
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.
DC Comics has opposed a trademark for an Alaska-based outdoors gear company under the WANDER WOMAN brand.
Marvel has opposed a trademark registration for WAKANDA WINE FEST claiming it is using the name of their fictionalized country without permission.
Expecto trademark problems! Wizard World, who runs comic book conventions and other similar cons across the country, has opposed Warner Bros. attempt to register the WIZARDING WORLD trademark claiming that the marks are too similar.
Pirated Thoughts, the alternative legal blog is back. Be scared. Also, a hot take on the new “Avenger Endgame” title and trademark.