Pawn Star Prior User


Having a registered trademark doesn’t mean you can stop everyone from using the same or similar mark. Without comprehensively searching for prior common law uses of similar marks it can be difficult to know if another party may have prior rights in a mark, a lesson that the A&E Television Network may be learning.

Although not quite as refined as Antiques Roadshow, I have seen my fair share of Pawn Stars episodes on the History Channel. Debuting in 2009, this reality show has become one of History’s more successful series.

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