Plaintiff Guthrie operates medical facilities, Defendant ContextMedia provides a digital network for advertiser (read: pharma)-sponsored medical information displayed on screens in doctors’ offices. Plaintiff operates in the Twin Tiers region, which is Southern New York and Northern Pennsylvania. Defendant operates in all 50 states. At the District Court level, Defendant was enjoined from doing business
ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ Triathalon v ALCATRAZ Triathalon
The background of the ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ Triathalon seems to be complex, according to the Wikipedia entry at least. Here, defendant triathalon director split from plaintiff triathalon promoter, to organize another triathalon taking place on Alacatraz and calling it the ALCATRAZ TRIATHALON. Plaintiff sues based on its registered rights in ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ.
“Chief Katonah’s Descendants Join Fight Against Martha Stewart Trademark”
I will bet that the original opinion letter clearing the mark didn’t see this one coming. Via our hometown paper, the Journal News.
I Would Not Mind If Martha Stewart Used ARMONK As A Trademark
TMBrandingCap.com reports that the village of Katonah (about ten miles from here) and at least one housewares business within Katonah, will take action against local resident Martha Stewart’s applications for the mark KATONAH for housewares. Background here.
I wouldn’t mind if Martha Stewart used my home town’s name as a trademark. If the…
Katonah’s Time In The Spotlight
Our offices are located in Mt. Kisco. The next town up is Bedford Hills and then Katonah. Katonah, named after an Indian chief, has a nice art museum. The houses are a little more affordable than in mid-Westchester, but the commute to the city is long (definitely over an hour). Martha Stewart is usually reported…