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Shein: The Fast Fashion Retailer With a Trademark Problem

Shein is a fast fashion retailer that has exploded in popularity in recent years. The company offers a wide variety of clothing and accessories at very low prices. However, Shein has also been accused of trademark infringement. Shein has been accused of copying the designs of other brands, including Zara, H&M, and Nike. The company […]

What is a Disclaimer in a Trademark?

A trademark disclaimer is a statement that is included in a trademark application or registration to indicate that the applicant does not claim exclusive rights to a portion of the mark. This is usually done when the mark includes words or symbols that are considered to be generic, descriptive, or geographic. For example, if you […]

Is my trademark valid internationally?

Whether your trademark is valid internationally depends on a number of factors, including the specific trademark, the countries in which you want to register it, and the laws of those countries. In general, you will need to register your trademark separately in each country in which you want to use it. This is because trademark […]

Is AI-generated content copyright infringement?

The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) has led to a new debate about copyright law. Can AI-generated content be copyrighted? The answer is not entirely clear, and it is a question that is likely to be debated for years to come. Copyright law protects original works of authorship, including literary, dramatic, musical, and artistic works. […]

What is an example of trademark infringement?

Trademark infringement is the unauthorized use of a trademark or service mark on or in connection with goods and/or services in a manner that is likely to cause confusion, deception, or mistake about the source of the goods and/or services. Here are some examples of trademark infringement: A company selling clothing with the logo “Adidas” […]