Olaplex, the distributor of high end hair products, has sued Walmart over the sale of counterfeit products on Walmart.com.
Guns N Roses has opposed a Colorado-based brewery’s attempt to register a trademark for its GUNS N ROSE beer claiming the name would cause a whole lot of confusion. Update – lawsuit dropped.
DC Comics has opposed the trademark registration of the CannaShield diamond logo claiming it looks too similar to its Superman trademark and products derived from cannabis tarnish its reputation and goodwill.
Dave Johnson, a horse racing and Kentucky Derby announcer, is suing Amazon claiming it is selling merchandise with his AND DOWN THE STRETCH THEY COME trademark without permission.
Disney has opposed a marijuana extract’s company’s blatant attempt to register its VADER EXTRACTS trademark that it has openly affiliated with Disney’s Darth Vader character.
Marvel has opposed an attempt to register the CROWN OF WAKANDA trademark registration for wigs and other hair products saying it is confusingly similar to Black Panther’s home country and Marvel’s trademark, WAKANDA.
Lucasfilm has opposed the trademark registration application of seller of homemade jewelry named “Princess Leah’s Designs” giving another example of why people should not just file their own trademarks without the use of an attorney.
David Zipperer, the creator of the Menyoo and Absolute cheat mods for Grand Theft Auto has admitted he is guilty and paid an undisclosed amount to Take-Two to settle a copyright infringement lawsuit.
After being citing as a reason to not permit a trademark registration for its Firewall Zero Hour game, Sony has moved to cancel DC Comics’ ZERO HOUR trademark claiming the 1994 crossover comic book trademark was abandoned for non-use.
Hasbro, the owners of Monopoly, has opposed a drinking board game’s attempt to register its name, DRINKOPOLY, as a trademark.