IP Law Daily, TRADEMARK—TTAB: Board sustains Spotify’s opposition to POTIFY mark for marijuana-related services, finding dilution by blurring, (Jan 11, 2022)

By Robert Margolis, J.D.

Board highlights similarities between SPOTIFY and POTIFY marks.

The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board has sustained Spotify AB’s opposition to registration of U.S. Software Inc.’s (“USS”) POTIFY mark in connection with e-commerce related to legal marijuana dispensaries, agreeing with Spotif ...