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Update on Varsity Brands et al v. Star Athletica

Posted by Lawrence Robins on November 2, 2016 at 3:07 PM

Chevron

Back in September 2015, we wrote about Varsity Brands et al. v. Star Athletica after the Sixth Circuit ruled that the decorative chevron designs on cheerleading uniforms are eligible for copyright protection

The case has gone all the way to the Supreme Court, which heard oral arguments on October 31. Sullivan & Worcester Partner Larry Robins weighed in on the implications of the case in the recent Bloomberg BNA Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal article below. 

Read Bloomberg BNA Article

Read about the Sixth Circuit Decision

 

Topics: Sports, Supreme Court, Copyright, Litigation, Decisions, Fashion, Consumer Products

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