• United States
  • 12/19/2018

By Stephanie Schmidt (US)

In August of 2018, the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), which decides cases certain trademark cases, refused rapper will.i.am’s attempt to register a hashtag as a trademark. Specifically, i.am.symbolic,llc (will.i.am’s company), attempted to register #WILLPOWER for a variety of apparel goods. The Trademark Examining Attorney refused his application because WILLPOWER WEAR was already … Continue reading https://socialmedialawbulletin.us3.list-manage.com/track/click?u=43b7c58a9a1fa3ef1ce018981&id=e05b20fd9e&e=75bbf24c58