Brand Battles: 3M Targets '3G' Medical Gloves In TM Fight

Law360 (April 16, 2021, 8:45 PM EDT) -- In Law360's latest roundup of new actions at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, N95 mask maker 3M Co. is aiming to block an application for "3G" medical gloves — plus two other cases you need to know.

No Love for "3G" Gloves

3M went to the board on Thursday to stop a Hong Kong company's application for a "3G" brand of medical gloves and other supplies, citing several registrations on the 3M name.

Go Global International Business Service Co. Ltd. applied last April to register the mark for "gloves for medical purposes," as well as surgical devices, patient gowns, respiratory...

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