Lawyer Fights Texas To Keep His Domain Name A Texas worker’s compensation attorney convinced a federal appeals court to send his case back to the trial court to reconsider the issue of whether he is entitled to keep his domain name, “Texasworkerscomplaw.com.” This is not a typical domain dispute brought under the Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) or the Anti-Cybersquat...
KarenBernsteinLaw.com - Monday, November 5, 2012 - 14:29
Victoria Secret Loses UDRP to Brothel In an unusual and interesting ruling, WIPO denied Victoria’s Secret complaint against a brothel for transfer of the domain name, Victoriassecrets.com.au. (Victoria’s Secret Stores Brand Management v. Pickard, Case No. DAU2012-0015 (WIPO July 3, 2012) Victoria’s Secret is very active in bringing domain disputes over...
KarenBernsteinLaw.com - Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 13:51
I Want to Register a Trademark Under United States Law you can establish rights in a trademark simply by using it. However, owning a federal trademark registration on the Principal Register provides several key advantages: Constructive notice to the public of your ownership of the trademark Your exclusive right to use the trademark nationwide The law recognizing ...
KarenBernsteinLaw.com - Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 1:53
Why Do I Want a Trademark Clearance Search? Why do you conduct a trademark clearance search? Because you should know before you invest all the time and money to develop a product or service if your new brand or service is already being called the same thing as you. A simple search of the USPTO trademark database does not necessarily provide you with
KarenBernsteinLaw.com - Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 13:8
Are Those Ads For Cheap Trademark Services For Real? It depends. The old adage, “If it’s too good to be true it probably is” comes to mind. More often than not, if you see advertisements for trademark services offering rock bottom fees for clearance searches and registration work the person or company offering the service is probably not an attorney or is an attorney
KarenBernsteinLaw.com - Monday, June 4, 2012 - 15:34