Intellectual property/trademark

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.