Intellectual property/trademark

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Patented in Seattle

Polsinelli continues its nationwide US intellectual property growth with four new attorneys in Seattle.

TRADEMARKS

Patently Fuct

US Supreme Court strikes down ban on 'immoral' or 'scandalous' trademarks, ruling against US patent office attempt to block profane-sounding Fuct brand.

LITIGATION

Academia's 'fake gowns' row going south?

All lawyers have one thing in common - wearing academic gowns - but passing off controversy is being whipped-up like gowns in a Scottish wind as firm seeks to move case to English court.