WHIPgroup filed a Motion for Default Judgment against Humboldt Marijuana Exchange in its case for trademark infringement, cyber-squatting, and commercial disparagement on behalf of its client, New Leaf Data Services. The Motion was reported by Law360 in a November 20 article titled “Pot Data Co. Seeks $4M For Rival’s TM Infringement.” WHIPgroup is seeking $4 million in monetary damages for infringement of New Leaf Data Services’ CANNABIS BENCHMARKS and HEMP BENCHMARKS registrations as well as a permanent injunction.
At the next WHIPgroup Tech Entrepreneur Meetup on January 21 we will be exploring the practical application of Blockchain in FinTech. Renee Leibler, a blockchain investor and an adjunct professor at Fashion Institute of Technology [Read More…]
By William L. Birks III The Federal Circuit recently decided that Apple was precluded from pressing its proposed invalidity challenges on the basis of issue preclusion and previous litigation between Apple and VirnetX. VirnetX Inc. [Read More…]
Whitmyer IP Group today filed suit against Boeing Company on behalf of its client Timaero Ireland Ltd. The suit alleges fraud and breach of contract by Boeing inducing customers to order and pay significant cash [Read More…]