In a recent decision from the United States Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), In re IGT, the TTAB affirmed the Examiner’s refusal to register geometric shapes covering gambling machines.
This decision is a good example of the challenges brand owners may have in obtaining trademark registrations for geometric shapes in the United States.» Read More
LIBOR, the reference rate for determining interest on over $200 trillion of financings worldwide, terminates on December 31, 2021. How will interest be determined after that?
On July 12, 2019, the SEC Staff published a major and unusual joint statement on “LIBOR Transition.”» Read More
This morning at its Jackson Hole, Wyoming, annual symposium, Fed Boss Jerome H. Powell said that while the Fed is prepared to add more stimulus if the economy slides, the central bank is not prepared to take any monetary easing action or significant reduction in its interest rate.» Read More