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Partner Jeffrey L. Van Hoosear was quoted in Bloomberg BNA

Monday, June 19, 2017


Partner Jeffrey L. Van Hoosear was quoted in “Slants Ruling May Give Green Light to Red-Light Businesses,” an article published in Bloomberg BNA.

Excerpt: Red-light sector businesses could be the biggest beneficiaries of this week's U.S Supreme Court ruling striking down a ban on the registration of disparaging trademarks.

"It just seems highly unlikely to me that a consumer product company or apparel or food or retail or insurance service would really want to use a mark that a segment of the population found disparaging,” Jeffrey L. Van Hoosear  of Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP said. 


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Jeffrey L. Van Hoosear focuses on international trademark and unfair competition matters.  His practice also includes domestic and foreign trademark selection and clearance, trademark...
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