Disparaging Marks and Mascots

22-05-2018

Disparaging Marks and Mascots

The 2017 decision in Matal v. Tam captured the attention of the trademark community and had serious implications for another decades-long trademark case concerning disparagement. Sarah Morgan reports.


INTA, INTA18, Matal v Tam, trademark dispute, disparagement, The Slants, USPTO, The Redskins, First Amendment, trademark registration

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