TTAB Posts June 2015 Hearing Schedule
The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board has scheduled seven (VII) oral hearings for the month of June, as listed below. The hearings will be held in the East Wing of the Madison Building, in Alexandria, Virginia. The hearing schedule and other details regarding attendance may be found at the TTAB website (lower right-hand corner)]. Briefs and other papers for these cases may be found at TTABVUE via the links provided.
June 3, 2015 - 10 AM: In re Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., Serial No. 85658195 [Section 2(e)(1) mere descriptiveness refusal of PERFORMANCE CLOUD for "Computer services, namely providing an online community for employers and employees to track their skills, individual development plans, succession plans, career pathing, management capability, competency assessments, employee reviews, goals, promotions, and business objections and strategy"].
June 9, 2015 - 2 PM: Cinque Moda GmbH v. The Lester M. Griffin & Lavaniel W. Griffin Partnership, Cancellation No. 92052576 [Petition for cancellation of registrations for the marks Cinque for shirts t-shirts and CINQUE & Design for "suits, trouser-suits, two-piece skirt suits, trousers, jeans, skirts, jackets, blazers, coats, scarves, belts, footwear and headgear, namely, hats and caps," on the ground of abandonment].
June 16, 2015 - 11 AM: In re Dignity Health, Serial No. 85473422 et al. [Section 2(d) refusals of DIGNITY HEALTH for "hospital services, providing information to others in the field of hospital services" and for "providing on-line computer databases in the field of hospital services, and of DIGNITY HEALTH & Star Design for "hospital services; providing information to others in the field of hospital services; providing on-line computer databases in the field of hospital services with selected medical content," in view of the registered mark DIGNITY CONTINENCE SOLUTIONS (in standard characters) for "geriatric health care management services; managed health care services"].
June 18, 2015 - 10 AM: In re Rum Bum Records, LLC, Serial Nos. 85512432 and 85512437 [Section 2(d) refusal of BACARDI RECORDS for "education, namely, providing training in the field of musical entertainment, specifically, training relating to live performances by a musical group; organizing community sporting and cultural events," on the ground of likelihood of confusion with the registered mark BACARDI for various “entertainment and leisure services" including "organization, provision and running of recreational, cultural and sporting events"].
June 23, 2015- 11 AM: Dan Foam ApS v. Innocor, Inc. , Cancellation No. 92054201 [Petition for Cancellation of a registration for BODIPEDIC & Design for "mattress toppers, pillows, mattresses," on the ground of likely confusion with the registered mark TEMPUR-PEDIC & Reclining Figure Design for "seating and couching mats in the nature of a pillow or seat liner, pillows, cushions, mattresses, top mattresses, bolsters and chair pads"].
June 23, 2015- 11 AM: In re Inovalon, Inc., Serial No. 85351975 [Section 2(e)(1) deceptive misdescriptiveness refusal of INDICES for "business analysis services in the field of healthcare data, namely, the collection, reporting and analysis of healthcare data for business purposes"].
June 25, 2015 - 11 AM: In re J.T. Posey Company, Serial No. 85206911 [Refusal to register SKINSLEEVES for "medical devices, namely, non-compression fabric covers for legs and noncompression fabric covers for arms, non-compression fabric covers for skin protection of a patient's limb such as a leg or an arm, non-compression knitted skin coverings to be used for protection of the legs or arms of patients who have fragile skin that may be prone to tears and abrasions; protective fabric medical coverings for wound prevention," on the alternative grounds of genericness and mere descriptiveness].
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Text Copyright John L. Welch 2015.