Navigation Links
Brand Bullies- Entrepreneurs draw legal action over common words

MILWAUKEE - When Remy Konitzer was devising a name for his bar and grill concept, he wanted to come up with an original title, so he didn't leave things to chance.

Before the Janesville fixed-base airport operator and entrepreneur applied for a name with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO), he checked to see if anyone else had a similar na......

Full article >>> going for a federally registered trademark. I do not intend to back down," Konitzer said. "I have the resources so I don't have to."

While trademark owners have an obligation to protect their marks, they may overreach in determining how much effort they have to put into protecting their marks when consumer confusion is unlikely, observes Konitzer's attorney, Rob Petershack of
"But, when you use common fairly descriptive words like "monster" or "entrepreneur" as your trademark, any claim of fame for that mark as a basis for broad trademark protection is much more difficult to make," Petershack says. "This is e......

Full article >>> href="http://www.bizstarz.com/">BizStarz and filed for personal bankruptcy in 2001. Smith continues to carry on the fight against what he sees as heavy-handed tactics by larger companies that tend to pick and choose their battles over trademark infringement.

"If you use Entrepreneur Magazine's logic, they say that they are one of the first users of this name in the magazine world, so ......

Full article >>> 0 just to respond to the notice of opposition. That's too much. I am a young entrepreneur, and to put up that kind of cash didn't seem worth it to me."

According to Smith, others who have met with a similar response from EMI include a computer game manufacturer, and EntrepreneursTV.com, an online service for entrepreneurs for business to learn how to run their businesses better, Smith say......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By John Rondy 07/05/05


Related biology technology :

1. Branding around the community brand concept
2. Brand protection in the age of customer engagement
3. Yahoo creates "Brand Fanatics"
4. Branding smells
5. Tech Digest: Firstlogic, Fiserv, Red Prairie, Spectrum Brands, Associated Bank
6. Employer Brands Require More Than Slick Marketing
7. Entrepreneurship grant will build strong foundation
8. Entrepreneurs learn to assess potential ideas
9. Entrepreneurs get crash course for building a successful company
10. Doyles Entrepreneurs and Research week nears
11. Entrepreneurs Conference to focus on strategies, tools and culture
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/27/2016)... , June 27, 2016  Global demand ... 4.6 percent through 2020 to $7.2 billion.  This ... and beverages, cleaning products, biofuel production, animal feed, ... biotechnology, diagnostics, and biocatalysts). Food and beverages will ... driven by increasing consumption of products containing enzymes ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... Diego, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2016 , ... ... solutions for clinical trials, announced today the Clinical Reach Virtual Patient Encounter ... their care circle with the physician and clinical trial team. , Using the CONSULT ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... 27, 2016   Ginkgo Bioworks , a leading ... was today awarded as one of the World ... world,s most innovative companies. Ginkgo Bioworks is engineering ... real world in the nutrition, health and consumer ... with customers including Fortune 500 companies to design ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Researchers at the Universita Politecnica delle Marche ... with peritoneal or pleural mesothelioma. Their findings are the subject of a new article ... Diagnostic biomarkers are signposts in the blood, lung fluid or tissue of mesothelioma patients ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/1/2016)... NEW YORK , June 1, 2016 ... Biometric Technology in Election Administration and Criminal Identification to ... According to a recently released TechSci Research report, " ... Sector, By Region, Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2011 - ... $ 24.8 billion by 2021, on account of growing ...
(Date:5/9/2016)... 9, 2016 Elevay is currently ... expanding freedom for high net worth professionals seeking travel ... globally connected world, there is still no substitute for ... duplicate sealing your deal with a firm handshake. This ... taking advantage of citizenship via investment programs like those ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... , April 27, 2016 ... the  "Global Multi-modal Biometrics Market 2016-2020"  report to ... ) , The analysts forecast the ... CAGR of 15.49% during the period 2016-2020.  ... number of sectors such as the healthcare, BFSI, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):