Federal Circuit rejects Slants writ
Photo: Sarah Giffrow (The Slants, pictured)
US rock band The Slants has urged an appeals court to force the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to act on the court’s ruling and process a trademark application by the band for its name.
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Trademark, USPTO, The Slants, US Patent and Trademark Office, US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Lanham Act