Bad law. Bad.
Eric Goldman picks this one up — lobbyist to Utah official:
“I don’t think they had thought it through, in terms of how it will affect the consumers’ interests,” he said. “We told them we’re not going to comply–we’re going to sue. They said, ‘Don’t sue–we get it, we’ve gone too far. Let us see if we can fix it or repeal it.’ “
These men can only be talking about one thing: The Utah Trademark Protection Act. Which can’t make itself go away too fast.