Trademarks

Marvel Comics Abandons Monsters Unleashed Trademark

It was a legal case with plenty of back and forth. But Marvel’s attempts to trademark the phrase “Monsters Unleashed” for comic books has been abandoned. The comic, published by Marvel for a year in 2...

LOL! Procter and Gamble applies to trademark ‘LOL,’ ‘WTF’ and other millennial-friendly acronyms

Firm wants to brand household products to appeal to younger consumers Procter & Gamble, the household products company, has applied to trademark acronyms common in textspeak including “LOL” and “W...