Heading to Boston for INTA this May? Alt Legal knows a bit about Boston, so let us fill you in on some of the best spots to meet, eat, drink, and explore.
On Monday, April 15th, 2019 the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Iancu v. Brunetti, which will likely address whether Section 2(a) of the Lanham Act’s prohibition on the federal registration of “immoral” or “scandalous” marks is facially invalid under the free speech clause of the First Amendment. Erik Brunetti, a streetwear icon, was barred by the USPTO for receiving a trademark registration because his clothing company FUCT was considered immoral or scandalous.
The Alt Legal team is headed to California for events associated with “The Trademark Office Comes to California.” The program is organized by the California Lawyers Association’s Intellectual Property Law Section.
Welcome back to Beyond the Docket! We chatted with Will Maguire of the Law Offices of William E. Maguire about representing Hollywood heavy hitters like Baywatch and Men in Black, attending INTA and volunteering with mentorship organizations. Enjoy!
Yoko Ono stepped in to halt the sale of "John Lemon" lemonade.