September 30, 2019 / 10:59 PM / 2 months ago

IN BRIEF: Lawsuit accuses Apple of falsely claiming rights to "MEMOJI" trademark

A start-up app developer filed a lawsuit on Monday accusing Apple Inc of violating federal law by claiming it has trademark rights on “MEMOJI,” the name of a new iPhone feature that lets users create an animated avatar of themselves.

Social Technologies LLC, an Atlanta-based company, said in a lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court that its federally registered trademark on “MEMOJI” is being diluted because Apple has included the term on a list of company trademarks on its website.

To read the full story on Westlaw Practitioner Insights, click here:

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below