Monthly Archives: July 2015

Transformative use of the day, Lululemon edition

I can’t wait to carry this bag around and watch the double-takes.  (Would also fit well on Welcome to Night Vale.) http://tushnet.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=rss

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Somehow the Coke bottle survived this dilutive free riding

1962 Doyle Dane Bernbach ad for the VW Beetle: Headline: 2 shapes known the world over. Text: Nobody really notices Coke bottles or Volkswagens any more. They’re so well known, they blend in with the scenery…. (The only reason you … Continue reading

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Somehow the Coke bottle survived this dilutive free riding

1962 Doyle Dane Bernbach ad for the VW Beetle: Headline: 2 shapes known the world over. Text: Nobody really notices Coke bottles or Volkswagens any more. They’re so well known, they blend in with the scenery…. (The only reason you … Continue reading

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4th Circuit denies rehearing in In re GNC

😦 If this ruling sticks and is actually applied in Lanham Act cases (something of which I am uncertain), then the resulting circuit split would probably justify Supreme Court review, given the Court’s newfound interest in 43(a)(1)(B). from Blogger http://ift.tt/1SguBHc

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4th Circuit denies rehearing in In re GNC

😦 If this ruling sticks and is actually applied in Lanham Act cases (something of which I am uncertain), then the resulting circuit split would probably justify Supreme Court review, given the Court’s newfound interest in 43(a)(1)(B). http://tushnet.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=rss

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ISHTIP at Penn, part 9

Session 6 | Josh Sarnoff (DePaul University), Moderator   In Search of a Trade Mark: Search practices and Bureaucratic Poetry Jose Bellido and Hyo Yoon Kang (University of Kent, UK) Commentator | Amanda Scardamaglia (Swinburne Law School)   Enhanced searching: … Continue reading

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ISHTIP at Penn, part 8

Methodology: What should histories and theories of IP be doing? What role should interdisciplinarity play? | Martha Woodmansee (Case Western Reserve University), Moderator   Lionel Bently (Cambridge) We tolerated the use of the term “IP” to discuss the field, though … Continue reading

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