Ronald Coleman – Goetz Fitzpatrick LLP

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Heritage of Pride, Inc. v. Matinee NYC Inc.

Memorandum Order Denying Plaintiff's Motion for Contempt

Plaintiff was granted a preliminary injunction which it essentially was drafted by the plaintiff itself. It then sought instances of alleged non-compliance despite the fact the defendants had made extensive efforts to comply…more
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Heritage of Pride, Inc. v. Matinee NYC Inc.

Memorandum of Law in Opposition to Motion for Civil Contempt

Plaintiff was granted a preliminary injunction which it essentially was drafted by the plaintiff itself. It then sought instances of alleged non-compliance despite the fact the defendants had made extensive efforts to comply…more
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Heritage of Pride, Inc. v. Matinee NYC Inc.

Opposition of Defendants to Motion for Preliminary Injunction Regarding Alleged Infringement of NYC PRIDE "Trademark"

Is "Pride" intellectual property? Memorandum of law filed in opposition to a motion for a preliminary injunction by plaintiff claiming trademark rights in the phrase NYC PRIDE with respect to events for the gay community…more
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Masterson v. NY Fusion Merchandise LLC

Brief in Support of Defendant's Motion to Dismiss Patent Complaint under FRCP 12(b)(6) Due to Laches and Equitable Estoppel

Motion to dismiss patent infringement claim on the ground that, due to the five-year delay between the very latest possible date plaintiff became aware of defendant's activities and filing suit, it slept on its rights and was…more
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How to Defend a Trademark Infringement Suit [Video]

It’s an art, not a science — like all litigation — and despite the best advice, well… there are some things, many of them in robes, you just can’t account for. But still, why not at least get the best advice? Right. So…more
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In re: Simon Shiao Tam (THE SLANTS)

Brief on Behalf of Appellant - Appeal from the TTAB Refusal to Register the Trademark THE SLANTS

Appeal from the refusal of the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board of the USPTO's refusal to register the mark THE SLANTS on the ground that it is derogatory, i.e., an ethnic slur prohibited under §2(a) of the Lanham Act. From the…more
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SAE Power Inc. v. Avaya Inc.

Opinion and Order Affirming Denial of Avaya's Motion to Compel Arbitration

Defendant Avaya Inc. appealed an order by the NJ Superior Court denying its motion to compel arbitration in a case we filed on behalf of our Client SAE. We argued that Avaya waived its right to arbitration because it (1)…more
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Angling for Acceptance -- THE SLANTS, the PTO and the Use of Examining Attorney Research

This the CLE package I put together for a presentation given to the Cleveland Intellectual Property Association on the referenced topic…more
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Lady calls me up... (Why eBay has good reasons to remove your listing of authentic accessories)

Did you ever wonder what happened in the Val Colbert declaratory judgment action against Chanel? The latter, evidently, was threatening to sue the former for selling jewelry made out of authentic Chanel buttons bearing the…more
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Naffe v. Frey

Appellee Patrick Frey's Answering Brief

Answering brief on appeal of the decision in favor of our client, Patrick Frey, discussed at this link: http://www.popehat.com/2013/04/19/victory-for-blogger-patterico-in-free-speech-case/ Ken White, my co-counsel, deserves…more
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North Jersey Media Group, Inc. v. SarahPAC, et al.

Order Granting Motion to Transfer

Order granting motion to transfer case brought by NJ plaintiff, North Jersey Media Group, against former Alaska governor Sarah Palin and her Virginia-based political action group, SarahPAC, out of the Southern District of New…more
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North Jersey Media Group, Inc. v. SarahPAC, et al.

Brief in Support of Motion to Dismiss Trademark and Copyright Infringement Claims

This case has received some press attention. Adapted from the Preliminary Statement: Defendants SarahPAC and Sarah Palin submits this Memorandum of Law in support of their motion to dismiss the Amended Complaint on grounds…more
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SAE Power Inc. v. Avaya Inc.

Appellate Brief of Respondents SAE Power Inc. and SAE Power Co. in Opposition to Avaya's Appeal of the Denial of its Motion to Compel Arbitration

Brief on behalf of our client, SAE, in opposition to the appeal by defendant Avaya Inc. of an order by the NJ Superior Court denying its motion to compel arbitration. We argued that Avaya waived its right to arbitration because…more
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(A Short History of) The Misuse of Trademarks to Control Free Expression

Paper included in the CLE materials for a panel on which I was a participant at the American Intellectual Property Law Association's annual meeting on October 24, 2013. The Panel was entitled "Trademarks, Goodwill and Free…more
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Bloggers, Journalists, Reporting, and Privilege

This article analyzing the history of journalist shield laws, considering New York law in particular and looking at a proposed federal statute, was first published in the New York State Bar Association Intellectual Property Law…more
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