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Budweiser. (CBS)

California Brewer Uses Slogan ‘Queen Of Beers’ But Budweiser ‘King of Beers’ Isn’t Having It

She 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.

08/22/2015

Apple Inc's iPhone 4S Goes On Sale In Mainland China

Apple Awarded Patent To Deliver Ads Based On How Much You Can Afford

Apple 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.

07/16/2015

BART Station

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.

03/19/2015

A meeting of the 'Radical Brownies' in Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland’s ‘Radical Brownies’ Troop To Change Name After Getting A Call From The Girl Scouts

The “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.

02/24/2015

Sierra Nevada's 'Hop Hunter IPA' (Source: Sierra Nevada Brewing Company)

Lagunitas, Sierra Nevada Beer Makers Going To Court Over ‘IPA’ Lettering

Two Bay Area beer makers are going to court over how their brews are labeled.

01/13/2015

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Keidel: Hail On The Redskins

Uncle Sam dipped his beak in the NFL waters this week, making a statement about football’s most controversial franchise

06/20/2014

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U.S. Patent Office Cancels Six Redskins Trademark Registrations

The 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.

06/18/2014

A screen image of the Candy Crush Saga game. (King)

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.”

01/22/2014

The Apple Store at 1 Stockton St. in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Applies For International iWatch Trademarks

Apple Inc. has applied for a trademark in Japan for “iWatch,” as rumors suggest it may be developing a smart wristwatch.

07/02/2013

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers celebrates after running in a touchdown in the first quarter against the Green Bay Packers during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Candlestick Park on January 12, 2013 in San Francisco.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

49ers QB Trying To Trademark His ‘Kaepernicking’ Pose

Much 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.

01/24/2013

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