Twitter accounts equated to domain names in trade mark action

I came across an interesting case in the United States on Evan Brown’s Internet Cases blog which he also mentioned in a recent This Week in Law episode. The case is interesting because although the ruling appears to be provisional relief as part of a larger set of proceedings (I am not familiar with theContinue reading “Twitter accounts equated to domain names in trade mark action”

A quick note about the Cell C rebranding and ™

The Cell C rebranding has sparked a furious debate about the merits of the new logo as well as Cell C’s campaign involving Trevor Noah. In critiquing the new logo a number of people, myself included for some inexplicable reason, confused the significance of the ™ symbol with the ® symbol and have referred toContinue reading “A quick note about the Cell C rebranding and ™”