"TM" simply is short for "trademark", so using it is legally the equivalent of saying "that's a trademark" and unless you indicate the trademark is someone else's, "TM" is equivalent to saying "that'... more
Written by attorney Danton Mak, about 2 years ago.
If you have a registered trademark, and there is ANY likelihood that there would be infringing imports, you should consider recording the mark with U.S. Customs. The recordation term is coextensive... more
As the United States Trademark Office has stated, a trademark bully "could be described as a trademark owner that uses its trademark rights to harass and intimidate another business beyond what the... more
Regular readers of Women's Wear Daily know that Thursday is menswear day; accordingly, WWDhas dedicated a weirdly large portion of today's issue to the retailer Men's Wearhouse. Or maybe not so weird,... more
About two weeks ago, singer Ke$ha was all over the legal rags for her threats against Wimo Labs regarding its sale of an iPod Nano wristband marketed under the name "Tik Tok," which (unsurprisingly)... more