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MassBar ComCom Quarterly Copyright Law Articles

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MassBar ComCom Quarterly Includes Two Copyright Law Articles Written by Principal Attorney Andrew T. Warren Trenholm Warren, LLC’s principal attorney, Andrew T. Warren wrote two articles for the March 2019 MassBar ComCom Quarterly. The articles touch on two impactful litigation issues that were settled or decided in early 2019. The […]

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Branding for Cannabis Businesses in MA

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Massachusetts Cannabis Branding Massachusetts voters chose to legalize recreational cannabis in the state during the November 2016 elections. Recreational sales were later authorized to begin in July 2018. Businesses entering the cannabis markets in Massachusetts face unique legal branding and advertising-related challenges. The federal government provides many of the strengthened […]

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Grumpy Cat Gets Richer; Wins $710,000 Jury Award

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Grumpy Cat, Ltd. vs. Grenade Beverage For a curmudgeonly feline, Grumpy Cat is thriving financially. His most recent monetary success is a $710,000 award from a jury in U.S. District Court. The case was a copyright and trademark licensing dispute pitting the Plaintiff, Grumpy Cat Limited, against the Defendant, Grenade […]

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Fair or Foul? Blog Launch

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Welcome to Trenholm Warren LLC’s legal blog. Deciding whether something is fair or foul is paramount in both sports and the law. Fair use itself is a central defense to many copyright and trademark disputes. At the core of the law in general is the reality that an action may […]