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Judge rules that it's illegal to sell custom Batmobiles because the ...

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Feb 10, 2013 ... California resident Mark Towle runs car customizing shop Gotham Garage, ... District Court Judge Ronald Lew's opinion on the case of DC Comics v. ... Sanderson Sales and Mktg. et al., which investigated whether or not the ...

Batmobile Builder Says DC's Trademark Claim Came Too Late ...

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Law360, Los Angeles (January 30, 2013, 6:36 PM ET) -- A custom carmaker who builds replicas of the ... Gotham Garage owner Mark Towle argues DC Comics ...

Holy copyright baloney, Batman! | LIKELIHOOD OF CONFUSION®

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Feb 3, 2016 ... The legal battle between Mark Towle and DC Comics goes back years. Towle's ... Well, first, the standard — enunciated for the first time in DC Comics v. Towle ..... Answer to Counterclaim of Louis Vuitton Malletier SA et al.

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DC Comics v. Towle. 802 F.3d 1012 (9th Cir. 2015). On behalf of client DC Comics, the Firm ... On behalf of DC Comics, the Firm successfully opposed two applications to register GOTHAM ... was "a famous mark in connection with . . . comic books and movies" and further that such "fame is .... Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. et al.

Can Companies Criminalize Cosplay? - Women Write About Comics

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Jan 27, 2016 ... Varsity Brands, Inc., et al. has a lot of people in the geek community concerned that this may be the case. ... However, this past September DC Comics won a suit against Mark Towle, ... Now, in the case of Star Athletica v.

10 Geeky Debates That Had To Be Settled By Federal Courts

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Sep 30, 2014 ... (DC Comics v. Mark Towle, U.S. District Court, CD California, 2013) ... Sanderson Sales and Mktg. et al., which investigated whether or not the ...

Comic Books Archives - DAVID CHRISTOPHER BAKER, Esq ...

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Jan 29, 2016 ... Mark Towle, the Temecula, California mechanic who made Batmobiles until being enjoined, has petitioned ... list of favorites) and the lexicon of film characters (Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader, et al.) ... In DC Comics v.

MediaLaw Monitor – Holy Copyrightability Batman! The Batmobile Is ...

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Apr 9, 2013 ... Judge Ronald Lew's recent decision in DC Comics v. ... the publisher of comic books featuring Batman and the Batmobile, sued Mark Towle ...

James D. Weinberger - Fross Zelnick

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DC Comics v. Towle. 802 F.3d 1012 (9th Cir. 2015). On behalf of client DC Comics, ... On behalf of DC Comics, the Firm successfully opposed two applications to ... "a famous mark in connection with . . . comic books and movies" and further that ... Laser Spine Institute, L.L.C.. Albert M. Watson Photography et al. v. Cao et a...

New York – Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Copyright Lawyers ...

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Work highlights Acted for a consortium of broadcast networks in ABC et al v Aereo in an ... Work highlights Acting for DC Comics in appellate proceedings following ... action against defendant-appellant Mark Towle in a copyright and trademark ...

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DC Comics v. Towle - U.S. Courts

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Sep 23, 2015 ... DC COMICS,. Plaintiff-Appellee, v. MARK TOWLE, an individual, DBA. Garage Gotham, ... DC Comics against a maker of Batmobile replicas.

Cassels Brock : To The Batmobile!: United States Court of Appeals ...

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Sep 29, 2015 ... In DC Comics v. Mark Towle, a recent decision of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal, the Court ruled in .... In King Features Syndicate, Inc. et al. v.

Positive As of: Feb 06, 2015 DC COMICS, Plaintiff, v. MARK TOWLE ...

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Feb 7, 2013 ... Plaintiff DC Comics ("Plaintiff") against Defendant Mark. Towle d/b/a ...... Sanderson Sales and Mktg. et al., 547 F.3d 1213, 1220. (9th Cir.

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Feb 7, 2013 ... DC COMICS. Plaintiff, v. MARK TOWLE, an individual and d/b/a Gotham Garage, ... Batman and his Batmobile vehicle have appeared in comic books ...... Films LLC, v. Sanderson Sales and Mktg. et al., 547 F.3d 1213, 1220.

DC Comics Sues Replica Batmobile Seller – Holy Copyright and ...

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May 11, 2011 ... The case is DC Comics v. Mark Towle et al., CV11-03934 RSWL (C.D. Cal 2011). Posted by Milord A. Keshishian | Permalink | Email This Post ...