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Opinion analysis: Court holds that “generic.com” marks may be registered trademarks or service marks when consumers do not perceive them as generic

When the digital travel company Booking.com sought to register its domain name as a service mark for hotel reservation services, the U.S. Patent and Trademark office denied registration under a longstanding policy that the combination of a generic term for goods and services with the “.com” suffix did not create a protectable trademark. Booking.com sought review of the PTO’s decision in federal district court, and introduced survey evidence supporting an inference that 74 percent of consumers re...
Tags: Featured, Supreme Court, Law, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Ginsburg, PTO, U S Court of Appeals, U S Patent and Trademark Office, Sotomayor, Stephen Breyer, Breyer, 4th Circuit, Merits Cases, U S Patent and Trademark


Gaga, Ooh La La - Looks Like Lady Gaga Is Launching a Makeup Line

Image Source: Getty / Axelle PSA: unless you are calling to reveal exclusive information about Lady Gaga's reported upcoming makeup line, kindly stop telephoning me. As The Blast reports and the U.S. Patent and Trademark office confirms, the "Joanne" singer's company, Ate My Heart Inc., took out a trademark for the cosmetics line "Haus Beauty." The brand name sounds like something out of the "Bad Romance" music video, and it appears as if Gaga's gearing up for an extensive launch. According to...
Tags: Makeup, Instagram, Mac, Beauty, Lady Gaga, Harper, Gaga, Haus, Joanne, Beauty Products, Beauty News, Celebrity Beauty, Beauty Shopping, Viva Glam, Lady Gaga @ladygaga, U S Patent and Trademark


Dolphins file trademark application for “Miami Miracle”

The Dolphins are seeking trademark protection for the use of "Miami Miracle" or any variation of the phrase, including MIAMIRACLE. The Dolphins filed paperwork Friday with the U.S. Patent and Trademark office to own the phrase commercially,
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Gaga, Ooh La La - Looks Like Lady Gaga Might Launch a Makeup Line

Image Source: Getty / Axelle This story was originally published May 9, 2018. PSA: unless you are calling to reveal exclusive information about Lady Gaga's reported upcoming makeup line, kindly stop telephoning me. As The Blast reports and the U.S. Patent and Trademark office confirms, the "Joanne" singer's company, Ate My Heart Inc., just took out a trademark for the cosmetics line "Haus Beauty." The brand name sounds like something out of the "Bad Romance" music video, and it appears as if ...
Tags: Makeup, Instagram, Mac, Beauty, Lady Gaga, Gaga, Haus, Joanne, Beauty Products, Celebrity Beauty, Beauty Shopping, Viva Glam, Lady Gaga @ladygaga, U S Patent and Trademark, Ate My Heart Inc, Getty Axelle


Skillz Gets Patent for Mobile Play-of-the-Game Feature

Mobile esports platform Skillz was issued two new patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark office, it announced on Thursday. One involves technology used to generate gameplay clips and highlights, making Skillz the first to offer such a feature for mobile games. The new patent involves the management of video data in streams. Skillz’s technology […]
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Gaga, Ooh La La! Looks Like Lady Gaga Might Launch a Makeup Line

Image Source: Getty / Axelle PSA: unless you are calling to reveal exclusive information about Lady Gaga's reported upcoming makeup line, kindly stop telephoning me. As The Blast reports and the U.S. Patent and Trademark office confirms, the "Joanne" singer's company, Ate My Heart Inc., just took out a trademark for the cosmetics line "Haus Beauty." The brand name sounds like something out of the "Bad Romance" music video, and it appears as if Gaga's gearing up for an extensive launch. Accordi...
Tags: Makeup, Instagram, Mac, Beauty, Lady Gaga, Gaga, Haus, Joanne, Beauty Products, Celebrity Beauty, Beauty Shopping, Viva Glam, Lady Gaga @ladygaga, U S Patent and Trademark, Ate My Heart Inc, Getty Axelle PSA


Piece of CAKE: Patent App Files to Protect Marketing Tech

Ahead of the weekend, Accelerize Inc. and its digital marketing software division CAKE announced that it has filed a new patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark office. We’re told that the patent application covers machine-learning algorithms that have been created to assess a user’s stage within the marketing funnel in real-time, and to predict the channel (or combination of channels) most likely to result in a conversion. The filed patent application is part of Accelerize’s ongoi...
Tags: Cake, Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Marketing Strategy, Accelerize, U S Patent and Trademark, Accelerize Inc, Karl Gierach


10 Intellectual Property Strategies for Technology Startups

By Richard Harroch and Neel Chatterjee Intellectual property issues often are among the most important considerations that a technology startup will encounter. A startup will face numerous issues involving developing a product, hiring qualified employees, raising capital, and more. With all of these issues, intellectual property can feel distracting, expensive, or contrary to the goals of just getting a product to market before someone else does. However, intellectual property is often the most ...
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10 Intellectual Property Strategies for Technology Startups

By Richard Harroch and Neel Chatterjee Intellectual property issues often are among the most important considerations that a technology startup will encounter. A startup will face numerous issues involving developing a product, hiring qualified employees, raising capital, and more. With all of these issues, intellectual property can feel distracting, expensive, or contrary to the goals of just getting a product to market before someone else does. However, intellectual property is often the most ...
Tags: Google, Startups, Technology, Legal, Yahoo, California, China, Sales, San Francisco, Business Planning, Godaddy, IP, United States, American Express, Ibm, Intellectual Property