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More Fun With Trademark Law

Boise State University has a trademark registration for the color “blue” for the turf of its home football field, and BSU is enthusiastic about enforcing that mark against colleges and high schools across America.  If your turf isn’t green, expect a call or letter from Boise.

Link:  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/11/sports/ncaafootball/boise-state-mounts-a-paper-defense-of-its-home-turf.html

Earlier coverage of the BSU trademark registration:  http://madisonian.net/2009/12/01/blue-in-boise/

And from an earlier edition of this Trademark Law course:  http://madisonian.net/home/?page_id=712

Trademark Law Slides – Fall 2016