Brand Battles: Lyft Goes Up Against Kin Of LearJet Inventor

Law360 (July 24, 2020, 5:55 PM EDT) -- In Law360's latest roundup of new actions at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, Lyft is fighting to stop an "UpLyft" application on the grounds that the ride-sharing giant may one day expand into air travel — plus four other new TTAB cases you need to know.

When Taxis Fly

Lyft Inc. lodged a new case at the board this week to block Erin Lear, the granddaughter of late LearJet aircraft inventor Bill Lear, from registering "UpLyft" as a trademark for air transportation services.

Among others, the ride-sharing company cited its own registration for the trademark "LyftUp," a recent initiative the...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!