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US Patent Office denies 'iPad Mini' trademark

The US Patent and Trademark Office has denied Apple's application for a trademark to safeguard its widely popular iPad mini tablet, saying the case to own the phrase was too weak.

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Manziel's corporation files lawsuit to protect 'Johnny Football'

While Texas A&M Johnny Manziel is unable to make money off the phrase "Johnny Football" until after he leaves College Station for the NFL, he has taken the requisite steps needed to protect his name and likeness from crafty retailers looking to make a quick buck off his ever-growing popularity.

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Under Armour Wants To Ban Nike From Using The Phrase 'i Will'

NEW YORK Under Armour Inc. wants to protect its "I will" catchphrase. The athletic clothing maker, based in Baltimore, has filed a trademark infringement suit against Nike Inc., claiming its rival has inappropriately used variations of the phrase in its marketing.

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Alumni organization hit with copyright infringement

On Feb. 4, Texas A&M University sent a trademark infringement letter to members of Success with Honor a Penn State alumni organization that brings other alumni together through charity work for its use of the phrase 12th Man.

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Alumni organization hit with copyright infringement

On Feb. 4, Texas A&M University sent a trademark infringement letter to members of Success with Honor a Penn State alumni organization that brings other alumni together through charity work for its use of the phrase 12th Man.

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Dunkin' Donuts bid for 'Best Coffee in America' fails

Efforts by US coffehouse and doughnut chain Dunkin' Donuts to claim exclusive rights to the phrase "Best Coffee in America" have been dismissed.

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Extreme BYOD: When consumer tech goes to unexpected places

If there's one phrase I associate with the future, it's control panels. You know, the gleaming, custom built set of controls that provide a direct interface to the advanced machines that we use in our every day lives, here in the futuristic world of the 21st century.

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