Wednesday, December 27, 2017

2017 TTAB Precedential Opinions

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Section 2(a) - Deceptiveness:
Section 2(b) - Flag, Coat of Arms, or Other Insignia:
Section 2(d) - Likelihood of Confusion:
Section 2(e)(1) - Mere Descriptiveness
    Section 2(e)(4) - Primarily Merely a Surname:: Section 2(e)(5) - Functionality::
    Section 2(f): Acquired Distinctiveness: Abandonment/Nonuse:
    Application Requirements/Lawful Use/Specimen of Use: Certification Mark Control:
    Failure to Function/Phantom Mark: Fraud: Genericness: Discovery/Evidence/Procedure: Text Copyright John L. Welch 2017.