Marissa Lewis Quoted in Law360 Providing Commentary on TTAB Decision
August 8, 2022
Marissa Lewis was quoted in the article, "TTAB Decision Offers Rare Guidance On Insignia Denials," published by Law360 on August 8, 2022.
From the article
"Marissa Lewis of Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP said the ruling could impact not only governmental entities, but also the trademark community. Importantly, it could further restrict the scope of trademarks for which an applicant can obtain federal protection, she said.
'As for the broader trademark community, applicants and trademark practitioners should be mindful that official insignia are not the only ones which may trigger a refusal under Section 2(b),' Lewis noted."
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