Category: Trademark Counterfeiting

Trademark Counterfeiting

Consumer Fraud In Martial Arts

Consumer Fraud In Martial Arts I Promise NOT

Consumer fraud by a martial art school or instructor begins when material fact is misrepresented in web pages, advertising, signage and verbal claims when registered trademarks are used without a license from the trademark owner. Fraud by a martial art school may be perpetrated upon students for years through the use of counterfeit patches, issuance of counterfeit rank certificates, the sale or distribution […]

Trademark Counterfeiting

Trademark Counterfeiting Counterfeit Moo Duk Kwan Soo Bahk Do Certificate

The Lanham Act, The Trademark Act of 1984 and the Anticounterfeiting Consumer Protection Act of 1996 are  Federal laws that address the growing issue of trademark counterfeiting.  Consumers who have been induced to enroll at a martial art studio when misrepresentation of material fact was present as a result of trademark infringement or trademark counterfeiting may have grounds for legal recourse against the […]

Combatting Trademark Counterfeiting for County and State Law Enforcement

Combatting Trademark Counterfeiting for County and State Law Enforcement Police Officer Badge

News 4/18/2012 Baker Hostetler Hosts Prominent Legal Training Seminar on Combatting Trademark Counterfeiting for County and State Law Enforcement   The firm hosted a continuing legal training seminar on combatting trademark counterfeiting early last month spearheaded by Cleveland office Coordinator for the firm’s Intellectual Property, Technology and Media practice, Partner Deborah Wilcox. This event for local, state […]