Thursday Afternoon Link Explosion

The owner of a restaurant called the Heart Attack Grill has filed a trade dress lawsuit against a similarly themed eatery called Heart Stoppers Sports Grill. Reading about this suit will either turn your stomach or make you ravenously hungry. [Story and photo courtesy the  Wall Street Journal Law Blog]

I can haz damajes? ICanHasCheezburger and Failbooking owners sue alleged competitor who supposedly just stuck Failbooking in a frame to provide content for his own (some say better) URL, Failbook. [Techdirt via Erik J. Heels]

The first textbook on fashion law has just been published. It covers everything from intellectual property to employment disputes. [Stylelist]

Remember the FTC’s new stricter rules for blogger endorsements? Jezebel is highlighting why they might have come into existence by pointing the finger at a number of fashion bloggers who received gift cards from Ann Taylor in exchange for covering an Ann Taylor event. Was the coverage favorable? Guess. [Jezebel via Erik J. Heels]

A great post on “Ten Smart Reasons to Learn About IP Law” from the new blog IP Law for Startups. Aspiring entrepreneurs should read this post twice.

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  1. February 11th, 2010

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