We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Federal Judge Denies Stay In Declaratory Judgment Trademark Case

(September 16, 2015, 10:37 AM EDT) -- BOSTON — Citing a recent decision by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) to suspend cancellation proceedings surrounding the “Fire Cider” trademark, a Massachusetts federal magistrate judge on Sept. 15 denied a declaratory judgment defendant’s request for a stay (Shire City Herbals Inc. v. Mary Blue, d/b/a Farmacy Herbs et al., No. 15-30069, D. Mass.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 122678).

(Decision available. Document #16-150921-024Z.)

According to U.S. Magistrate Judge Katherine A. Robinson of the District of Massachusetts, “even if” the TTAB proceedings were reinstated, they...
To view the full article, register now.