USPTO asks Supreme Court to hear The Slants case
Federal Circuit rejects Slants writ
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The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has reportedly advised examiners to suspend trademark applications that are potentially offensive in light of the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit’s In re Tam ruling.
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Trademarks, Lanham Act, First Amendment, trademark infringement, US Patent and Trademark Office, USPTO, The Slants, Simon Tam