Jets Should Face Trial In 'Ultimate Fan' IP Row, Court Told

Law360, New York (May 2, 2013, 3:58 PM EDT) -- A New Orleans sports marketing firm told a federal judge on Tuesday that the New York Jets and a games developer hadn't shown that it abandoned its rights to the phrase "The Ultimate Fan," arguing that its trademark infringement suit over a Jets social media application should go to trial.

In an opposition brief to the Jets’ bid for summary judgment, Action Ink Inc. argued that its continuous efforts to exploit the trademark, though unsuccessful for a number of years, were enough to raise a triable...
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