Is this mark barred by Section 2 of the Lanham Act?

Review the materials in the casebook, and carefully read 15 U.S.C. 1052 (Section 2 of the Lanham Act).

  • Using Section 2, what objections might the United States Patent and Trademark Office make to this application?
  • What arguments might the applicant make in response?
  • How would you rule and why?



Last updated Jan. 28, 2015