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“I know it when I see it.”

Federal trademark law prohibits the registration of a mark that includes “immoral, deceptive, or scandalous matter.” 15 U.S.C. § 1052(a). Today in In re Fox, the Federal Circuit affirmed a scandalous-based rejection under § 1052(a), effectively holding that one of these things is not like the other:

suckers

“Cock Sucker” is scandalous, according to the Federal Circuit, Read the rest of this entry

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