Supreme Court rules government can’t refuse disparaging trademarks

ESPNWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday struck down part of a law that bans offensive trademarks in a ruling that is expected to help the Redskins in their legal fight over the team name. The justices ruled that the 71-year-old trademark law barring …US Supreme Court won’t hear Ohio voting case ..

Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks

CNNWashington (CNN) The Supreme Court struck down part of a federal law that denies trademark protection of terms that disparage living or dead. The ruling could benefit the NFL’s Washington Redskins, whose trademark was canceled based on the same law … ..

Supreme Court upholds offensive trademarks as form of free speech

USA TODAYWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that federal trademarks can be registered in most cases even if they are considered derogatory. The decision was a victory for an Asian American dance rock band dubbed The Slants — and, in all likelihood, …The Slants Win Supreme Court Battle Over Band’s Name In Trademark Dispute ..

Supreme Court tightens rules on where companies can be sued

ReutersA general view of the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington, U.S., November 15, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria. By Andrew Chung. The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday tightened rules on where injury lawsuits may be filed, handing a victory to … ..

Supreme Court Rules for Bush Officials in Post-9/11 Suit

New York TimesPresident George W. Bush, Robert S. Mueller III and John Ashcroft in the Rose Garden of the White House in July 2001. Credit Emilie Sommer/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that several …Supreme Court rules Ashcroft, Mueller cannot be held accountable for post-9/11 immigration detainee claims ..

Supreme Court rules granting citizenship based on gender is unconstitutional

Washington ExaminerThe Supreme Court unanimously ruled Monday that a law that gives birthright citizenship preference to children of unwed mothers over unwed fathers is unconstitutional, saying it violates the Fifth Amendment’s equal protection guarantee. The government …Opinion analysis: Court rejects gender-based distinctions in citizenship laws ..

Supreme Court rules Ashcroft, Mueller cannot be held accountable for post-9/11 immigration detainee claims

CNNWashington (CNN) The Supreme Court ruled former high-ranking officials in the George W. Bush administration, including former Attorney General John Ashcroft and former FBI Director Robert Mueller, could not be held accountable in claims brought by …Justices rule ex-Bush officials can’t be sued in terrorism case ..