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Article Date: February 2024
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Nike's Footware Mark Successfully Opposed by San Antonio Shoe

The Eager Beavertons were denied by the USPTO’s Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in their attempt to secure a U.S. trademark registration for “Footware” following San Antonio Shoe’s opposition. SAS argued that the term is merely a descriptive word for foot worn wearable technology and the words footware and footwear are often used interchangeably, and therefore could not ... Log in to view full article.


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