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    How to Write a Well-Pleaded Complaint

    by  • August 17, 2015 • trademark • 1 Comment

    The Lanham Act provides a federal cause of action for trademark registration and infringement, including for infringement of unregistered (so-called “common law”) trademarks. It is well-accepted, though, that the Lanham Act doesn’t preempt state law on the subject; all states* have laws providing for registration at the state level and an infringement cause of...

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