Brand Battles: McDonald's, Anheuser-Busch, Disney

Law360, New York (October 11, 2013, 11:46 AM EDT) -- In Law360's latest roundup of new actions at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, McDonald's tries to shut down a "Happy" trademark from an organic food company, Anheuser-Busch has a chilly reaction to a "cold" mark, and Disney's Lucasfilm tries to force the TTAB not to register an alleged Skywalker ripoff.

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Does the trademark McDonald's Corp. owns for its famous “Happy Meal” prevent any other trademark involving “happy” for the name of a food item? Probably not, but it must feel that way to Nurture...
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