Trademark News & Screw-ups Inter Milan Fights Back Against MLS Attack On Its INTER Trademark App

While it will eventually boil down to the question of whether enough Americans know that Inter in soccer relates to Inter Milan, at the current stage of the opposition process, Inter's attorneys made a great point. You can only claim that an applied-for trademark should not be registered on the basis of likelihood of confusion if you have a prior right to the mark you are trying to challenge. And you must specifically plead that in your statement of opposition. It will be interesting to see how this one plays out.

The video below features Andrei Mincov's commentary of this article.



Pick from the topics below or use our search system.

And make sure you subscribe to our YouTube channel for more free educational content.

Disclaimer: Please note that this post and this video are not and are not intended as legal advice. Your situation may be different from the facts assumed in this post or video. Your reading this post or watching this video does not create a lawyer-client relationship between you and Trademark Factory International Inc., and you should not rely on this post or this video as the only source of information to make important decisions about your intellectual property.