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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CLIENT ALERT: Federal Circuit Clarifies What is “Merely Descriptive” for Trademark Purposes
4 September 2012
The Federal Circuit, in
DuoProSS Meditech Corp. v. Inviro Medical Devices Ltd
., recently ruled that a trademark’s validity must be assessed by taking into account the impression of the mark as a whole.
Deborah M. Lodge
Intellectual Property & Technology