E-mail subscriptions to the TTABlog are available. Just enter your e-mail address in the box on the right to receive a daily update via Feedblitz. You may also follow the TTABlog on Twitter: @TTABlog.

Section 2(a) – Deceptiveness:

Section 2(a) – False Association:

Section 2(d) – Likelihood of Confusion:

Section 2(e)(1) – Mere Descriptiveness:

Section 2(e)(4) – Primarily Merely a Surname

Section 2(e)(5) – Functionality:

Genericness:

Nonuse/Specimen of Use/Failure to Function:

Ownership:

Unlawful Use:

Discovery/Evidence/Procedure:

CAFC Opinions:

Other:

Text Copyright John L. Welch 2019.