- Galveston bar called Hemingway's can't use author's name Updated: Aug-03-15 10:23 am
GALVESTON, Texas - The owner of a year-old Galveston Seawall beach bar called Hemingway's has to come up with a new name for his place after attorneys for the holders of the Ernest Hemingway trademark demanded a licensing fee if he wanted to continue using the famous author's name.
- Ohio State trademarks name of football coach Urban Meyer Updated: Jul-31-15 6:47 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State University is taking steps to ensure the name of football coach Urban Meyer doesn't show up on knock-off apparel.
- Georgia sues over distribution of state law annotations Updated: Jul-28-15 6:11 pm
ATLANTA - The state of Georgia is asking a judge to force a nonprofit organization to stop copying and distributing copies of annotations to the state's legal code.
- Salt Lake Comic Con granted trademark amid legal battle Updated: Jul-23-15 7:35 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The organizers of a Utah comic-book convention have been granted a trademark for Salt Lake Comic Con amid a legal battle with the country's biggest such event in San Diego.
- Bratwurst battle brewing in federal court in Milwaukee Updated: Jul-21-15 12:32 pm
MILWAUKEE - Two Wisconsin sausage companies are battling in court over who can use the term "backyard brat."
- Prior proprietor argued deal was violated in 2013 Updated: Jul-12-15 11:49 am
NEW ORLEANS - A federal judge says the current owner of the Camellia Grill restaurant is the rightful possessor of the popular New Orleans' eatery's name.
- After evading lawsuits, counterfeiter gets US green card Updated: Jul-12-15 5:06 am
SHANGHAI - The Chinese woman has a history of selling counterfeit luxury goods. She has been sued in the U.S. by eight luxury brands. She owes Chanel Inc. $6.9 million for selling products online under its name.
- New Southern Miss logo becomes official Updated: Jul-10-15 5:51 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The Southern Miss Department of Athletics has successfully completed the trademarking and registering process for the new Southern Miss Golden Eagle logo.
- Judge: Redskins' trademark must be canceled; team to appeal Updated: Jul-08-15 6:23 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia - For the first time in a legal battle that has stretched over 20 years, a federal judge on Wednesday ordered the cancellation of the Washington Redskins' trademark registration, ruling that the team name may be disparaging to Native Americans.
- Lawmaker calls for maker of new state logo to give refund Updated: Jul-06-15 5:17 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A state lawmaker is calling for a refund of all but $10,000 of the $46,000 paid for development of a new Tennessee state logo, saying the company that developed it was "substantially over-compensated."