商標登録insideNews: US Space Force logo looks like one from Star Trek | BBC News

US Space Force logo looks like one from Star Trek. The newly unveiled logo for US Space Force appears to have boldly gone where Star Trek went before.Twitter users noted that the emblem, revealed by President Donald Trump, bears an uncanny likeness to the insignia from the cult sci-fi TV series.The striking resemblance left many critics as stunned as though they had been zapped by Captain Kirk’s phaser.But others online insisted the logo was really based on the US Air Force One.

情報源: US Space Force logo looks like one from Star Trek – BBC News

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商標登録insideNews: Nike’s ‘cryptokicks’ trademark application hints at its new blockchain ambitions

Nike Inc has submitted a trademark application for the word ‘cryptokicks’, signalling it may be gearing up to launch its own digital currency and a host of cryptocurrency related products.The application, filed on April, 19, outlines how the company‘s proposed digital currency could be used by an online community.

情報源: Nike’s ‘cryptokicks’ trademark application hints at its new blockchain ambitions

Word Mark CRYPTOKICKS
Serial Number 88394295
Filing Date April 19, 2019
Current Basis 1B
Owner (APPLICANT) Nike, Inc. CORPORATION OREGON One Bowerman Drive Beaverton OREGON 97005

Nike Is Releasing A Cryptocurrency – CryptoKicks

商標登録insideNews: Christina Tosi Is Suing a Chicago ‘Milk Bar’ for Trademark Infringement – Eater Chicago

Megastar pastry chef Christina Tosi and her team at Milk Bar have filed a complaint alleging that a Chicago dessert bar and restaurant has infringed their name and logo. The federal complaint claimed the owners of JoJo’s Milk Bar, which opened in February in River North, “deliberately” and “willfully” confused customers and the media into thinking the Chicago bar was associated with Tosi’s.

情報源: Christina Tosi Is Suing a Chicago ‘Milk Bar’ for Trademark Infringement – Eater Chicago

Momofuku Milk Bar’s Secret to Amazing Birthday Cake | Sweet Spots | Bon Appetit、6:21
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Milk bar`s massive milkshakes go for big fun, not low calories, 3:05

商標登録insideNews: Beer wars are back: What companies can learn from MillerCoors suit against Anheuser-Busch in “corngate” – Milwaukee Business Journal

While comparing products and services in advertising campaigns is perfectly legal when done correctly, companies and marketers should work closely with their legal counsel to review any proposed ad campaign that specifically calls out a competitor or a competing product.

情報源: Beer wars are back: What companies can learn from MillerCoors suit against Anheuser-Busch in “corngate” – Milwaukee Business Journal

MillerCoors sues Anheuser-Busch over Super Bowl ads, 2:30

Beer companies’ legal battle brewing, 1:35

MillerCoors sues Anheuser-Busch over corn syrup ads 5:25

商標登録insideNews: Stone Brewing Files Lawsuit Against MillerCoors Over ‘Stone’ Trademark | Brewbound.com

Stone Brewing has filed a lawsuit against Molson Coors Brewing Company subsidiary MillerCoors, which makes and markets the “Keystone” line of beers, alleging that the multinational company infringed on the San Diego craft brewery’s “Stone” trademark. According to the complaint, filed today in the U.S. district court of Southern California, Stone Brewing asserts that MillerCoors is purposely trying to “steal the consumer loyalty and awesome reputation of Stone’s craft brews” with its recently rebranded Keys

情報源: Stone Brewing Files Lawsuit Against MillerCoors Over ‘Stone’ Trademark | Brewbound.com

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Stone Brewing Sues Big Beer

商標登録insideNews: Colorado company accuses e-commerce companies of trademark infringement | Northern California Record

Otter Products LLC of Fort Collins filed a complaint Aug. 7 in U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against Michelle J. Blaiwes, Max N. Langen and Does 1-10, alleging they sell counterfeit copies of the plaintiff’s products.

情報源: Colorado company accuses e-commerce companies of trademark infringement | Northern California Record

OtterBox Pursuit Series for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus、0:15
https://youtu.be/bDkG2u-LVFs

商標登録insideNews: Supreme Court asked to nullify the Google trademark | Ars Technica

Is the term “google” too generic and therefore unworthy of its trademark protection? That’s the question before the US Supreme Court. Words like teleprompter, thermos, hoover, aspirin, and videotape were once trademarked. They lost the status after their names became too generic and fell victim to what is known as “genericide.”

情報源: Supreme Court asked to nullify the Google trademark | Ars Technica

[コメント] 日本では、検索するの意味の”ぐぐる”とGoogleは区別されていると思いますが、それが英語になると、動詞と社名の境界がぼやけてしまうということかも知れません。カリフォルニア州の9th Court of Appealでは、普通名称化(genericide)されていないと判断されましたが、今回は最高裁ですので、どうなるかというところです。最高裁は、certiorari(サーシオレイリイ)ですので、聞く聞かないの裁量について数カ月で判断されます。