We have taken a critical look at how a variety of elements such as vulgar words in a brand name,… Read more Who Owns the Colour Purple?
Balenciaga is engaging in a new legal battle with a company that sells “parody streetwear” for pets. Pawmain Pets is… Read more “Pawlenciaga”: Trademark Infringement or Successful Parody?
What’s in a brand’s trademarked name or logo? Advice from the Canadian Intellectual Property Office indicates that brands choose to… Read more How Does Rebranding Impact Trademarks?
Amazon recently filed for new trademarks and the company has us all wondering what innovation is coming next. There is… Read more Amazon: Your Favourite Fashion Brand
On Monday August 20, 2018, Steve Madden filed a complaint with the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of… Read more Why Steve Madden Won’t Back Down
We have been hearing a lot of news about the Jenners and Kardashians lately. Most recently, Kim Kardashian has been… Read more It’s a Vibe, but Not a Good One
In a recent panel at the Los Angeles Fashion Market, Ilse Metchek, the President of the California Fashion Association, moderated… Read more Protecting a Brand on Social Media
In the fashion industry it seems that we can never get away from a new trademark infringement case. The most… Read more Burberry is Targeted for its Iconic Check Design
The infamous copycat known as Forever 21 was in the news yet again in 2017, when Puma sued them alleging… Read more THE NOTORIOUS F.2.1.
In recent years many companies and groups have sought to protect hashtags as intellectual property. These groups have wanted protection… Read more #TRADEMARK