Trademark Application Filers Say No Error In Court’s Reliance On Mark Registrations In Analysis
(December 31, 2015, 11:26 AM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Trademark application filers assert in a Dec. 18 opposition brief to the U.S. Supreme Court that an appellate court properly based its findings on the use of paw prints as trademarks for clothing in the marketplace, and the resulting weakness of a trademark, upon Internet printouts of registrations (New Millennium Sports S.L.U. v. Jack Wolfskin Ausrustung Fur Draussen GmbH & Co. KGAA, No. 15-660, U.S. Sup.).
(Respondent’s opposition brief available. Document #78-160105-006B.)
Although the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board correctly found that a...