Entries by chris@namewarden.net

Washington Skins? Washington Pigskins? Redskins Trademark Contingencies or Trolling?

A lawyer listing no client applied for trademark registrations for “Washington Skins” and “Washington Pigskins” around 3:30 in the afternoon on June 18.  That was the same day the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Trademark Trial and Appeal Board cancelled the team’s registration for the Redskins trademark registration, finding it disparaging. The services claimed by the […]

Facebook Files for Drones

Earlier this week, Facebook filed a trademark application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to use the mark FACEBOOK in connection with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). Drones. So is Facebook looking to keep up with Amazon in the potential use of drones to deliver physical products?  Or are they working on data-collecting flying machines, […]