- Godzilla creator sues US studio, alleges copyright violation Updated: May-20-15 6:18 pm
TOKYO - Japanese movie studio Toho Co. said Wednesday it is suing Voltage Pictures and a director in a lawsuit complaining that promotions of an upcoming film infringe on its copyright to Godzilla.
- Appeals court in Va. rules against NAACP in trademark case Updated: May-19-15 3:37 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A federal appeals court says an advocacy group did not violate the NAACP's trademark by calling it the "National Association for the Abortion of Colored People."
- Court agrees Samsung copied Apple, but tosses some damages Updated: May-18-15 5:13 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - A federal appeals court has upheld a jury's finding that Samsung illegally copied some patented features in Apple's iPhone, but it sided with Samsung on one point that could reduce the $930 million in damages the South Korean company had been ordered to pay.
- Texas withdraws 'Havoc' basketball trademark applications Updated: May-05-15 5:42 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - While VCU lost its basketball coach to the University of Texas, its trademarked "havoc" label is staying in Virginia.
- Texas withdraws 'Havoc' basketball trademark applications Updated: May-05-15 3:46 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The University of Texas has abandoned plans to trademark "HORNS HAVOC" and "HOUSE OF HAVOC."
- Federal judge upholds Texas' Alamo trademark Updated: May-01-15 7:14 pm
SAN ANTONIO - A federal judge has ruled that as the owner of the Alamo, the state of Texas also owns the shrine's image and can challenge those who use its likeness.