The Slants Win Supreme Court Battle Over Band’s Name In Trademark Dispute

TIMEMembers of the rock band The Slants have the right to call themselves by a disparaging name, the Supreme Court says, in a ruling that could have broad impact on how the First Amendment is applied in other trademark cases. The Slants’ leader Simon Tam …Supreme Court Strikes Down Rule Against Disparaging Trademarks ..

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 ..

Federal appeals court upholds freeze on Trump’s travel ban

Washington PostA West Coast federal appeals court upheld the freeze on President Trump’s travel ban Monday, declaring that Trump had exceeded his lawful authority in suspending the issuance of visas to residents of six Muslim majority countries and suspending the U.S Ninth Circuit upholds block on Trump’s travel ban ..

Supreme Court ruling paves way for Redskins to resume, likely win trademark fight

Sporting NewsJune 19, 2017 11:49am EDT June 19, 2017 11:27am EDT American Football, English, NFL, Washington Redskins The high court said trademarks of terms some consider derogatory are covered by the First Amendment.Supreme Court unanimously reaffirms: There is no ‘hate speech’ exception to the First Amendment ..

Supreme Court delivers victory for Washington on trademark case

NBCSports.comThe long and winding road regarding whether Washington will lose federal trademark protection for its name and logo isn’t officially over, but it essentially is. The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in a case involving the name of a band (“The Slants US Supreme Court rules in favor of Alabama death row inmate ..

Trump Eyes Supreme Court After Appeals Court Rejects Travel Ban

TIMEWASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday criticized a federal appeals court one day after it handed him another legal setback by refusing to revive his U.S. travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority nations, and appeared poised for the …President Donald Trump slams court for ruling against travel ban ‘at such a dangerous time’ ..

Feds Ask Supreme Court To Allow Enforcement Of Trump’s Travel Ban While Court Considers Appeal

BuzzFeed NewsThe Justice Department asked the Supreme Court to resolve the question of whether President Trump’s executive order is allowed — and also whether the federal government can enforce the order until the justices resolve the case. Originally posted on ..