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Make Wine, Not War—San Antonio Winery v. Lara Vineyard

On February 18, 2016 By

Lara Vineyard, a vineyard located in San Antonio, Texas, is currently feeling the [grapes of] wrath from San Antonio Winery, a vineyard located in Los Angeles, California. On January 19, 2016, San Antonio Winery filed a trademark-infringement suit against Lara Vineyard for its use of the words “San Antonio” on the label of […]

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No True Master of TestMasters

On September 7, 2015 By

For over a decade, two test prep companies operating under the name “TestMasters” have been quarreling in court for federal registration of the official trademark for “TestMasters” with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Just last month, on August 21, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit put an […]

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