California Brewer Uses Slogan ‘Queen Of Beers’ But Budweiser 'King of Beers’ Isn't Having ItShe Beverage Co. of California, applied to register "The Queen of Beer" phrase with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Anheuser-Busch filed a notice of opposition Wednesday.
Apple Awarded Patent To Deliver Ads Based On How Much You Can AffordApple was awarded a patent Thursday for a system allowing it to deliver ads to customers based on the amount of money the company thinks you have in your bank account.
BART Battles Brewer In Trademark Dispute Over Beer Named 'B.A.R.T.'B.A.R.T. is facing a very unlikely opponent: a brewery in Nevada.
Oakland’s ‘Radical Brownies’ Troop To Change Name After Getting A Call From The Girl ScoutsThe “Radical Brownies,” a troop of Oakland girls focused on social justice issues, announced they would change their name following a notice from the Girl Scouts.
Lagunitas, Sierra Nevada Beer Makers Going To Court Over 'IPA' LetteringTwo Bay Area beer makers are going to court over how their brews are labeled.
Keidel: Hail On The RedskinsUncle Sam dipped his beak in the NFL waters this week, making a statement about football's most controversial franchise
U.S. Patent Office Cancels Six Redskins Trademark RegistrationsThe U.S. Patent Office ruled Wednesday that the Washington Redskins nickname is "disparaging of Native Americans" and that the team's federal trademarks for the name must be canceled.
Maker Of Candy Crush Saga App Trademarks The Word ‘Candy’The maker of Candy Crush Saga, one of the most popular apps across Facebook and on mobile devices, has obtained a trademark from the European Union for the word “Candy.”
Apple Applies For International iWatch TrademarksApple Inc. has applied for a trademark in Japan for "iWatch," as rumors suggest it may be developing a smart wristwatch.
49ers QB Trying To Trademark His 'Kaepernicking' PoseMuch the same way Tim Tebow trademarked Tebowing, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is trying to do the same with his touchdown celebration -- otherwise known as kissing your bicep.
Novato Restaurant Sued By Francis Ford Coppola Over Trademark InfringementTavola Italian Kitchen in Novato is being sued by Bay Area Filmmaker, Francis Ford Coppola for trademark infringement...
China Facing Choice In Apple iPad Trademark DisputeChinese officials face a choice in Apple’s dispute with a local company over the iPad trademark—side with a struggling entity that a court says owns the name or with a global brand that has created hundreds of thousands of jobs in China. Experts say that means Beijing’s political priorities rather than the courts will settle the dispute if it escalates.