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UNITED STATES: Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Cancels Trademark on Scant Evidence of Prior Use

In a precedential decision issued on May 15, 2018, in Kemi Organics, LLC v. Rakesh Gupta (Cancellation No. 92065613), the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (the Board) canceled the respondent’s trademark registration holding that the petitioner proved prior use even in the absence of documentary evidence.

Guide for Young Lawyers Going to Trail in Civil Cases

You just received the order advising that your first civil trial will take place in a few months.   Settlement in the case is impossible and this one is really going to trial.  While the idea of going to trial seemed exciting and glamorous before, now that it is really going to happen, the fantasy quickly fades and reality sets in.  Never fear, you can do a great job for your client as long as you work hard, stay organized and prepare.