No, LIKELIHOOD OF CONFUSION® won’t be at The INTA this year and so I won’t be co-sponsoring Meet the Bloggers X.  

Trademark lawyer Ron ColemanActually, the second doesn’t necessarily follow from the first, does it?  I could have still sponsored it without going. It’s not like sponsors get back-stage passes or a special exclusive opportunity to pose with Marty Schwimmer or to be one of the judges in the annual John Welch Lookalike Contest.  We just stand around with a beer and then write a check to Marty afterward.

My concern, however, was getting involved in sponsorship without exercising the level of quality control I need in order to feel comfortable.  How high quality can this event be if LIKELIHOOD OF CONFUSION® won’t be there, after all?

OK, that presumption is rebuttable.  In fact, I am confident that, if you’re in Hong Kong for The INTA, my fellow trademark bloggers and this years’ co-sponsors — Marty, John, Erik Pelton, Jeremy Phillips and, this year, Marks & Clerk — know how to show you a good time, and will!


Originally posted 2014-05-06 12:24:54. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

By Ron Coleman

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