Federal Circuit Affirms Refusal To Register Mark

(August 17, 2015, 1:47 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Substantial evidence supports findings by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board that the term “Fish Fry Products” has not acquired distinctiveness for trademark applicant Louisiana Fish Fry Products Ltd., the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Aug. 14 (In re: Louisiana Fish Fry Products Ltd., No. 13-1619, Fed. Cir.).

(Decision available. Document #16-150901-001Z.)

According to the panel of Circuit Judges Jimmie V. Reyna, Todd M. Hughes and Pauline Newman, “on that basis, the . . . decision refusing to register ‘Louisiana Fish...
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