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The Slants win trademark case in the U.S. Supreme Court

The Slants, a Portland band that's essentially fought for its name over the objections of the U.S. Patent Office, has won a U.S. Supreme Court decision that allows it to trademark the moniker. The Washington Post reports that the court ruled "the governm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

The Slants win trademark case in the U.S. Supreme Court

The Slants, a Portland band that's essentially fought for its name over the objections of the U.S. Patent Office, has won a U.S. Supreme Court decision that allows it to trademark the moniker. The Washington Post reports that the court ruled "the governm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

A Review Of The Supreme Court"s Questions And Comments In "Slants" Case Indicates A Split Decision

An all Asian-American rock band has taken their trademark fight to the Supreme Court. An all Asian-American rock band has taken their trademark fight to the Supreme Court......»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 20th, 2017

Supreme Court rules the Slants may trademark their name, striking down law banning offensive terms

The Supreme Court extended trademark prote.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 19th, 2017

Supreme Court sides with band the Slants and strikes down law banning offensive trademarks

The Supreme Court extended trademark prote.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 19th, 2017

A Band Called The Slants Tests Supreme Court"s Commitment To Free Speech

A band called The Slants battles for the right to trademark its name. A band called The Slants battles for the right to trademark its name......»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 18th, 2017

Supreme Court Punts On Redskins Trademark And NCAA Athlete Pay Cases

A case concerning the ability college athletes to profit off of their names, images and likenesses will not be heard by the Supreme Court. Neither will a case regarding whether the Washington Redskins' trademark should have been revoked based on perceived.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 3rd, 2016

This Week In Sports Law: Redskins Trademark Update, Dez Bryant Settles, Concussions To SCOTUS?

This week in Sports Law covers a Supreme Court case that may influence the Washington Redskins' trademarks, Dez Bryant settling a distracting lawsuit, former NFL players seeking to have concussion litigation reviewed by the highest court, and more. .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 2nd, 2016

Supreme Court Takes Up Case That Could Affect Redskins Trademark

The court decided to review a lower court decision that found the government could not deny trademarks because of an offensive name. The court decided to review a lower court decision that found the government could not deny trademarks because of an.....»»

Category: topSource: nprSep 29th, 2016

Supreme Court to decide if offensive names such as "Redskins" and "Slants" can be trademarked

The Supreme Court agreed Thursday to decide whether The Slants, an Asian American rock band from Portland, Ore., can trademark its name despite the government’s objection that it is an offensive term. This clash between free speech and trademark protec.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 29th, 2016

Supreme Court to look into conspiracy behind bomb making in Rajiv case

The Supreme Court today directed the Centre to inform it about the investigation on the aspect of conspiracy behind making of the bomb that had killed former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991. Th........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 17th, 2017

Apex court for NIA probe into marriage after conversion of Hindu woman

The Supreme Court today ordered the NIA to probe a case of conversion and marriage of a Hindu woman to a Muslim man, as the agency claimed it was not an isolated incident but a “pattern” was emergin........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 16th, 2017

Govt forms panel to recast National Mineral Policy 2008

In response to the recent Supreme Court order in a case of rampant illegal mining in Odisha, the central mines ministry has formed a committee to examine the existing National Mineral Policy framed in 2008. The panel .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 16th, 2017

SC directs NIA probe into Muslim man’s nikah annulment case

The Supreme Court today directed the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to probe—under the supervision of a retired apex court judge—the issues raised by a Muslim man whose marriage was annulled by ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 16th, 2017

After Supreme Court Decision in Fisher Case, 5 Things That Happened With Race in Admissions

Donald Trump was elected, focus shifted to Harvard and the University of Texas fought back......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 3rd, 2017

Brazil President Michel Temer Beats Back Corruption Charges

Brazil’s Congress rejected bribery charges against President Michel Temer, preventing his case from going to trial at the Supreme Court and averting a third change of power in less than two years......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2017

Abby Fisher Case Strategist Edward Blum Reacts to Rumors Trump May Tackle Affirmative Action

"My fingerprints are nowhere near any of this," says Blum, who helped with the Supreme Court case Fisher v. the University of Texas......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 2nd, 2017

Bofors case to be reopened; Supreme Court to hear BJP leader"s petition

Matter listed in the weekly list of the apex court.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 30th, 2017

Panama Papers: Pakistan PM Sharif forced out by court

In a unanimous verdict, the Supreme Court ordered that a case be registered against Sharif.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 28th, 2017

Nawaz was a democratic PM in military-dominated country: Pak defence expert

Pakistan's Supreme Court delivered its verdict in Panamagate case and disqualified him as PM.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 28th, 2017

Panama Papers case: Nawaz Sharif disqualified as Pakistan PM by SC

In a unanimous verdict, the Supreme Court ordered that a case be registered against Sharif.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 28th, 2017