trademark Archives

DC Comics Trademarks Jason Momoa For Towels, Diaper Changing Pads
DC Comics trademarks lots of stuff, naturally, based on the characters and concepts it publishes, often when a TV series or movie is coming to fruition Lots of Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman trademarks concepts such as Krypton, Smallville, Superman breaking chains across his chest, Harley Quinn's tattoos like "Daddy's Little Monster" Pretty much what[...]
President Superman Still Protects DC Comics' Chain-Breaking Trademark
In 1941, DC Comics registered a trademark for the image of Superman breaking chains from the back cover of Superman #1 Bleeding Cool has a scan of that registration document. Trademark registration stat Today's Infinite Frontier #5 repeats that image for President Superman, the Calvin Ellis version of the Last Son of Krypton who is also President[...]
Whose Trademarks Are DC Comics Opposing Now?
Of late DC Comics has been pushing their registrations for trademarks for Fandome, The Flash, Live Fast Die Clown, Gifter, Super Hero, Superman & Lois, and Black Adam But what trademarks have they had their lawyers opposing from other people and companies? DC Comics are opposing Ah-Menkarayzz Nuben, formerly Republic Of Mentellect of Brooklyn, New York[...]
Will DC Be Able To Do Free Comic Book Day If Diamond Trademarks It?
Bleeding Cool understands that earlier this month, Diamond Comic Distributors registered a trademark for Free Comic Book Day under the categories of "Advertising, marketing and promotion services; Advertising, marketing and promotion services in the field of comic book and collectible store retail support.; Marketing services, namely, promoting or advertising the goods and services of others;[...]
Archie Comics Trademarks Cricket O'Dell
She can literally sniff out money, not only that but she knows how much people have, what denominations and can track a specific amount being held by someone. Archie Comics Trademarks Cricket O'Dell – Do They Have Plans? She made a brief appearance in Riverdale as Aunt Cricket, member of the Blossom board of trustees, threatening to[...]
Preston Poulter Pushes Back On Comics Gate Trademark
Earlier this year, we reported on Comicsgate creator and critic Preston Poulter and his attempt to trademark the term 'Comicsgate' The registration was made by Common Sense Press Inc DBA Pocket Jacks Comics, of Dallas, Texas Poulter is the writer and creator who self-publishes comics such as White Lily under the name Pocket Jacks Comics, and creates YouTube videos[...]
Last Week in #Comicsgate: #BlameWarCampaign
Comic creator Ethan Van Sciver who has become associated with the hashtag, stated that Day had no right to the name, and that as Ethan then ran a YouTube show called Comicsgate Live, that he had the rights to make a comic book imprint called 'Comicsgate' rather than Day. However within days of this conversation, Antonio J[...]
Will Valiant Sue DC Comics Over Generation Zero Trademark?
But mostly about trademarks Yesterday, DC Comics announced that their DC Timeline and 5G lead-in for Free Comic Book Day would be a sequel to their Flash Forward comic by Scott Lobdell and Brett Booth, and be called Generation Zero. Which could be tricky as Valiant Entertainment also published a comic book called Generation Zero, only[...]
Is This the End of Marvel and DC's Defense Of The 'Superhero' Trademark?
For over fifty years, Marvel and DC Comics have co-owned the trademark for the word 'SUPERHERO' and have challenged any other firm or individual trying to partially trademark the term for their own purposes In 2009, the term "Super Heroes" was registered as a typography-independent "descriptive" US trademark co-owned by DC and Marvel With both[...]
Black Panther
Manufacturing company Guang Zhou Feng Niao Mao Yi You Xian Gong Si g Si, based in Laguna Beach, California, have a new business proposition that they are seeking to register a trademark for When it comes to selling Automobile seat cushions; Automobile windshield sunshades; Automotive interior trim; Baby carriages; Car seats for pets; Car window shades;[...]
DC Comics vs. Alaskan Clothing Company Over 'Wander Woman' Trademark
Joel Loosli of Alaska has a company called Claimjumper AK, selling clothing as "unique Alaskan apparel" — and launching a number of registered trademarks as a successful company wishing to protect its marketshare might. However, that's not as easy when one of your product lines is called 'Wander Woman'. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1[...]
stan lee
And it is attempting, once again, to register the trademark "Stan Lee". POW Entertainment has already had a live trademark for over 10 years for "Stan Lee Presents", as well as for "Excelsior". And there is also a live trademark for "Stan Lee" for jewelry from the '80s by a Stanley Orman, who is the former president of Stan[...]
Diana Gabaldon Investigates Disappearing Outlander Fanpages
Speculation was that this was the effect of a bot of some kind sent out to spot sites selling Outlander products that infringed trademark or copyright–but a number of sites that don't sell anything were also shut down.] So, I got this official statement from Sony Pictures Television: "In an effort to ensure that each Outlander: The[...]