IPNews® – The Supreme Court recently decided to hear a case regarding federal protection of trademarks that are denied protection based on vulgarity.

The case Iancu v. Brunetti concerns a trademark for the word FUCT and whether it deserves federal trademark protection. This case follows Matal v. Tam which was a landmark case involving a trademark for the term “The Slants”. To continue reading, click: Supreme Court Faces Decision on Trademark Protection of ‘Scandalous’ Brands