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Supreme Court Grants Certiorari In Trademark Jurisdiction Case

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court today agreed to address whether federal courts possess jurisdiction under Article III of the U.S. Constitution to hear challenges to the validity of a federally registered trademark when a registrant has promised not to assert its mark against...

Controversy Requirement Debated Before Supreme Court In Trademark Case

WASHINGTON, D.C. - ( Mealeys ) The Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals properly found standing lacking in a trademark infringement case by virtue of a covenant not to sue, an attorney for Nike Inc. told the U.S. Supreme Court yesterday ( Already LLC d/b/a YUMS v. Nike Inc. , No. 11-982, U.S. Sup...