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The United States Patent and Trademark Office’s Trademark Trial and Appeal Board upholds NAR’s opposition against a member’s trademark application for REALT OR REALTY based on NAR’s trademark rights in the REALTOR® trademarks.
NAR's Board of Directors approved the funding request recommendations made by the Legal Action Committee for two cases, both involving patent infringement lawsuits.
Beware of scammers posing as title company representatives. Fraudulent communications may appear authentic due to info collected from hacked emails.
In an important decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit allowed a business to challenge a U.S. Army Corps’ assertion of Clean Water Act jurisdiction without the business have to make a costly application for a permit.