29
Jul/15

BUBBLE GENIUS LLC v. Smith, CD Cal – Personal Jurisdiction


BUBBLE GENIUS LLC v. Smith, Dist. Court, CD California 2015 – Google Scholar: CD Cal declines to exercise personal jurisdiction over Queens, NY business that allegedly ships into California but has no other contacts.



27
Jul/15

Glick v. Townsend, Dist. Court, D. Montana 2015


Somewhat odd fact pattern from D Montana.  Allegations that plaintiff assisted defendant in a re-write of a novel (unpublished) and didn’t credit plaintiff with the creation of the book title.

Glick v. Townsend, Dist. Court, D. Montana 2015 – Google Scholar.



27
Jul/15

Doobie v Doobie Decimal


Courthouse News Service:    Doobie Brothers Corp. and Doobro Entertainment on Friday sued Roger McNamee and Jason Crosby, who perform under the name Doobie Decimal System, a classic-rock cover band.



24
Jul/15

FAN 69 First Amendment News Justice Alito discusses four First Amendment cases in Kristol interview — Free-Speech Jurisprudence Comes into Sharper Focus – Concurring Opinions


FAN 69 First Amendment News Justice Alito discusses four First Amendment cases in Kristol interview — Free-Speech Jurisprudence Comes into Sharper Focus – Concurring Opinions.



21
Jul/15

‘Jimmy Jazz’ stores under fire for drug shirts


‘Jimmy Jazz’ stores under fire for drug shirts | News 12 Westchester.



21
Jul/15

THE NATIONAL GRANGE OF THE ORDER OF PATRONS OF HUSBANDRY v. CALIFORNIA STATE GRANGE, Dist. Court, ED California 2015 – Google Scholar


Grange is a proper noun in the dictionary and not generic.

THE NATIONAL GRANGE OF THE ORDER OF PATRONS OF HUSBANDRY v. CALIFORNIA STATE GRANGE, Dist. Court, ED California 2015 – Google Scholar.



21
Jul/15

Etsy Releases 2014 Transparency Report | Etsy News Blog


Etsy Releases 2014 Transparency Report | Etsy News Blog.

Background on Etsy and allegations re fake goods.

 

 



21
Jul/15

ARROWPOINT CAPITAL CORP. v. ARROWPOINT ASSET MANAGEMENT, LLC, Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit 2015 – Google Scholar


Third Circuit reverses denial of prelim – district court had not considered non-customer confusion.  d Ct took 4 years (!) to deny prelim.

ARROWPOINT CAPITAL CORP. v. ARROWPOINT ASSET MANAGEMENT, LLC, Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit 2015 – Google Scholar.



18
Jun/15

Why Would You Not Have The Point Guard Design The New Clippers Logo?




10
Jun/15

Identify the Silhouettes (valid method of testing secondary meaning?)


silhouettes