Texas Strikes In Battle Of The Alamo Trademarks

Law360, Dallas (August 23, 2012, 3:33 PM EDT) -- The state of Texas is ready to defend the Alamo on all fronts, including preventing a nearby bar from trademarking the slogan, “I Can't Remember the Alamo,” as it filed formal opposition to the bar's federal trademark application last week.

The state said the trademark would disparage the historic site and memory of those who fought and died there in the 1836 battle that is part of state legend and known by the battle cry “Remember the Alamo.” The state said if the bar’s mark were...
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