Lawyers are necessary shock

By Nick Holmes on April 13, 2007
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Filed under Miscellany, Trade marks

Thanks to Kevin O’Keefe for pointing us to the Federal Court of Appeal’s decision that Martindale-Hubbell’s lawyers.com domain name is not sufficiently distinctive to qualify as a trade mark, saying:

For better or worse, lawyers are necessarily an integral part of the information exchange about legal services.

See TTABlog for details.

One comment

A sensible decision

by Andrew Mills on 11 May 2007 at 10:23 am. #