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Deborah Wilcox Reviews TTAB Decision Regarding Custard Specimen

Articles / April 1, 2017

Partner Deborah Wilcox writes about the decision of the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) to affirm the rejection of a small sign submitted as a specimen for a seller of frozen custards on Coney Island. The TTAB agreed with the examining attorney that the specimen was too small, vague and ineffectual to meet the required standard.

The article, “Specimen for Custard Melts Away” appeared in the April 1, 2017, issue of the INTA Bulletin, published by the International Trademark Association.

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