The Lanham (Trademark) Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051 et. al.
Rules of Practice In Trademark Cases 37 C.F.R. §§ 2.1 - 2.209
Classification of Goods and Services Under the Trademark Act 37 C.F.R. §§ 6.1 - 6.4
Rules of Practice In Madrid Protocol Filings 37 C.F.R. §§ 7.1 - 7.41
Code of Professional Responsibility 37 C.F.R. §§ 10.1 - 10.170
USPTO Rules for Attorneys 37 C.F.R. §§ 11.1 - 11.99
Limits on Name Rights
Taylor Wine Co., Inc. v. Bully Hill Vineyards, Inc. (2d Cir. 1978)
Use of Mark in Commerce
Zazu Designs v. L’Oreal, S.A. (7th Cir. 1992)
Factors in Likelihood of Confusion.
Polaroid Corp. v. Polarad Elecs. Corp. (2d Cir. 1961) AMF Incorporated v. Sleekcraft Boats (9th Cir. 1979)
Deceptively Misdescriptive Marks
In re Nantucket (CCPA 1982).
Secondary Meaning Requirement
Zatarain’s, Inc. v. Oak Grove Smokehouse, Inc. (5th Cir. 1983). PPC and Internet Ads
Playboy Enterprises, Inc. v. Netscape Communications Corp. (9th Cir. 2004).
Johnson & Johnson Merck Pharmaceuticals, Co. v. Smithkline Beecham Corp. (2nd Cir. 1992).