McDonald’s loses BIG MAC for subsequent goods and services

McDonald’s loses BIG MAC for subsequent goods and services

Published The Irish fast food chain Supermac’s has won a David v. Goliath legal battle against McDonald’s in a case concerning the BIG MAC trademark. The General Court’s decision issued on June 5 means that the US-based fast food giant no longer holds the BIG MAC...
Finfluencers and the FCA: protecting brand intellectual property

Finfluencers and the FCA: protecting brand intellectual property

Published While social media influencers are not a new concept, having emerged in the early 2000s with the advent of YouTube, their reach has soared to unprecedented levels over the past decade. ‘Influencers,’ people who establish an online presence through personal...
INTA argues NFTs and intangible goods are within Lanham Act’s scope

INTA argues NFTs and intangible goods are within Lanham Act’s scope

Published New York, New York — June 18, 2024 — The International Trademark Association (INTA) has filed an amicus brief with the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Yuga Labs, Inc. v. Ryder Ripps, Jeremy Cahen, No. 24-879, a case considering whether...
Burberry triumphs over Baneburry in trademark infringement case

Burberry triumphs over Baneburry in trademark infringement case

Published Burberry has triumphed over Baneburry in a trademark infringement and unfair competition case after the Jiangsu Provincial High People’s Court ruled in its favor. Xinboli Trading Shanghai (Xinboli), trading as Baneburry, was ordered to cease use of the...

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