Monthly Archives: March 2017

New CA Cannabis Trademark Registrations Could Give Lawmakers Headaches

A bill was recently introduced in the California legislature that among other things would create classifications of trademark registrations for cannabis goods and services, but these additions may cause problems for legislators due to conflicts with existing state trademark registration rules. Assembly Bill No. 64 (AB 64) was introduced on December 12, 2016 to harmonize…
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Hollywood Age Discrimination Law on the Ropes After Recent Decision

A recent decision by a federal court in California has called into question the constitutionality of a state law aimed at preventing age discrimination in the entertainment industry. In IMDb.com, Inc. v. Becerra, the online film and entertainment website IMDb won a preliminary injunction request allowing it to continue listing actors’ ages in their online…
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