When I last wrote about SCI
North Carolina Funeral Services, LLC v. McEwen Ellington Funeral Services,
Inc., Judge Murphy had entered a TRO against the Defendants for trademark
infringement over their use of the McEwen name in their funeral home business.
The case seemed cut and dried then, and...
Bonkers. I love that word. It
harkens back to an earlier era when people used more euphemisms in their speech
in order to blunt the strength of their criticism. Bananas. Loopy. These are
the descriptions that come to mind when I read Google Inc. v. Fundacion
Private Whois / Domain Administrator,...
Domain name disputes are pretty standard items in the
brand protection strategies. Domain name disputes afford brand owners an
expeditious and cheap way of securing ownership rights over infringing domain
names. Case in point, Gucci's significant win over 165 infringing domain
names this month...