Distill A TM Owner's Goodwill At Your Bourbon Co.'s Own Peril
By Jane Shay Wald (December 22, 2021, 7:09 PM EST) -- Before we begin our discussion of a Kentucky federal court's new, notable trademark decision, first, a verse:
A purloined story is not repaired
By "it's my name!" Defendant dared
To put that "name" position forward
Enjoined! Its scheme to trick, untoward.
A judicial opinion that starts with a blast
At defendant's perspective, you're given a clue
That the plaintiff has proven its case to the last
Detail, overcoming all doubts through-and-through
"Storytelling is everything" defendant proclaims
That gun smokes and tells why the defendant used names
Of the plaintiff. Distorting the def's place in history
To trade on the plaintiff — the...
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