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January 15, 2019 8:00 PM McDonald's loses 'Big Mac' trademark case to Irish chain Supermac's

(Reuters) - McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) has lost its rights to the trademark “Big Mac” in a European Union case ruling in favor of Ireland-based fast-food chain Supermac’s, a decision from the EU’s Spain-based Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) showed. The judgment, provided to Reuters by Supermac’s, revoked McDonald’s registration of the trademark, saying 3222

December 20, 2018 7:08 PM Bakers upset with missing tips on Hershey's Kisses candy

HERSHEY, Pa. – Bakers are complaining that something is amiss with Hershey's Kisses. The chocolate candy's trademark tips have been mysteriously missing from batches around the country. Bakers have taken to social media to complain that the lopped-off tops are ruining the look of their holiday treats. Without their points, the chocolate candies are left with flat tops. The Hershey 125

December 15, 2018 3:02 PM Wanda inks $1.7 billion "red tourism" site in China's Communist heartland

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Wanda group has signed a deal to build a sprawling complex for patriotic tourists to visit a site where the ruling Communist Party’s traces its revolutionary roots in northwestern Shaanxi province. At a ceremony in Beijing on Thursday, China Wanda Group and the Yanan city government agreed to start work on a 12 billion yuan ($1.74 billion) 93

December 15, 2018 8:15 AM Venmo: Send & Receive Money 4+

Venmo is the simple, fun money app for sending cash quickly between friends and shopping at your favorite online stores. Split purchases to avoid awkward IOUs, share your new buys, and catch up on what your friends are doing on the feed. Send money quickly to friends by simply linking your payment method. There’s no transaction fee for sending money 123

December 2, 2018 8:40 AM Boosie is Seriously Working on Trademarking His Haircut, the 'Boosie Fade'

Boosie's giving barbershop talk a whole new meaning ... saying if Hollywood's gonna jack his hairstyle, they better cough up some dough. The rapper appeared on Raquel Harper's show "Raq Rants" on BET and said he wanted to talk about an issue important to him -- his "Boosie fade." Boosie tells us he's got his lawyers working on how to trademark the style 87

November 30, 2018 8:40 AM Travis Scott Looking to Cash in on 'Astroworld' Smoking Accessories

Calling all space cadets ... Travis Scott wants you to blast off with tokes from an "Astroworld" bong, which raises one obvious question: what took him so long to come up with this idea?? The rapper recently filed paperwork to blaze a trail into the marijuana accessories market. Trav wants to slap "Astroworld" all over pipes, bongs and hookahs. And, lest you think 109

November 26, 2018 4:21 PM U.S. conservative Phyllis Schlafly's heirs lose trademark appeal over brewery

(Reuters) - Relatives of the late conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly on Monday lost their appeal to block a St. Louis, Missouri, craft brewery from trademarking the Schlafly name. In a 3-0 decision, the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Saint Louis Brewery LLC, which was co-founded by Schlafly’s nephew Thomas Schlafly, and had applied 76

November 17, 2018 2:34 AM Hailey Baldwin changes name to 'Hailey Bieber' on social media

The 21-year-old model made her marriage to Justin Bieber Instagram official by changing her handle to Hailey Bieber on Friday. It now appears as "Hailey Rhode Bieber." The news comes weeks after she filed to trademark her married name. Last month, Hailey filed to register "Hailey Bieber" for the purposes of a clothing line. She also registered her maiden 104

November 15, 2018 12:06 AM The Weeknd Sued for Stealing 'Starboy' from Comic Book Writer

The Weeknd's superhero alter ego, "Starboy," was an idea stolen from another comic book creator ... according to the lawsuit the author's filed against the singer. Eymun Talasazan, the comic book writer, says he created a comic book universe in 2014 that revolved around R&B and rap stars. According to the suit, Talasazan had convos with The Weeknd's 128

November 6, 2018 11:22 PM Girl Scouts sue Boy Scouts over trademark as boys welcome girls

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Girl Scouts of the United States of America filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday, after the Boy Scouts decided to drop “Boy” from its namesake program and start welcoming older girls. The lawsuit in Manhattan federal court is an attempt by the Girl Scouts, founded in 1912, to avert 66