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Redskins Name Banned in Courtroom by Federal Judge

Redskins Name Banned in Courtroom by Federal Judge U.S. District Judge Peter J. Messitte has created a personal policy at his federal courtroom in Maryland to censor the name of the Washington Redskins from rulings he issues and court documents that mention the NFL team, according to The…>read more

1 Comment July 15, 2014

Patent Office Sets Precedent in Redskins Trademark Case

Patent Office Sets Precedent in Redskins Trademark Case After eight years of trying, plaintiff Amanda Blackhorse has scored a win against the Redskins – in the USPTO (scroll down to read the order). The order set a precedent of the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. The TTAB ruled…>read more

No Comment June 20, 2014

Redskins Agree to Change Team Name to ‘Washington Bumbling Chinamen’

Redskins Agree to Change Team Name to ‘Washington Bumbling Chinamen’ Following a meeting between NFL executives, Redskins owner Dan Snyder, and members of various Native American tribes, the NFL announced today that Washington’s team will now be named the ‘Bumbling Chinamen’ to appease parties involved in the dispute. “After long…>read more

No Comment October 27, 2013

Trademark Board Hearing Case Against Washington Redskins Name Trademark

Trademark Board Hearing Case Against Washington Redskins Name Trademark On Thursday, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, a portion of the U.S. Patent Office, heard a case regarding the trademark of the Washington Redskins name, according to NPR. The case involves a group of Native Americans who do not…>read more

No Comment March 8, 2013

Six-Year Battle Over Washington Redskins Name Continues

Six-Year Battle Over Washington Redskins Name Continues A legal battle involving the Washington Redskins and a group of Native Americans is still raging today as attorneys for the group are set to file documents that will ask federal authorities to defeat multiple trademark registrations of the team.…>read more

No Comment September 7, 2012

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Experienced Litigation Attorney
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Boutique litigation defense firm located Downtown Houston seeking attorney with over 5 years litigation experience.  Firm practice includes corporate litigation, insurance defense, workers’...