• Posts Tagged ‘salba’

    Salba United

    by  • May 19, 2012 • trademark

    I previously blogged about a case, Salba Corp. v. Ralston, where there were two different owners of SALBA-formative marks.  Salba Corp. owned the trademark SALBA (a varietal of chia seed) and the Ralstons then assigned their SALBASMART and SALBA BALANCE marks to Salba Corp. with a license back and a reversion if Salba Corp....

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    What is SALBA and Who Owns It?

    by  • May 2, 2010 • trademark

    For me, Ralston v. Salba Corp. was one of those “whoops, keep an eye out for that next time” kind of cases. Note to self – in the future, check for a reversionary right in the property being licensed. Plaintiffs William and Richard Ralston and Great Western Tortilla Co., a company that had been...

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