Federal Circuit: Dilution As A Basis For Opposition

Federal Circuit, in the first case considering dilution as a basis for opposing an application.  Opposer couldn’t establish that its mark was famous prior to applicant’s use of the mark.  Opposition dismissed.

Enterprise Rent-a-Car v. Advantage Rent-a-Car, No. 02-1444 (Fed. Cir. May 20, 2003)

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