Brand Battles: The Eagles Fight Real-Life 'Hotel California'

Law360, New York (January 20, 2017, 6:51 PM EST) -- In Law360's latest roundup of new actions at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, The Eagles take on a Hotel California that the band claims is falsely implying it inspired the iconic tune, Snoop Dogg and the Toronto Maple Leafs continue their leaf beef, and DC Comics tackles an unauthorized "Kryptonite" mark.

Legal Eagles

Legendary rock band The Eagles went to the board this week after discovering that an unauthorized real-life Hotel California was trying to register the name of the group's 1976 iconic tune of the same name.

According to U.S. Patent and Trademark Office records, the hotel — located...

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