LaFrance on Trademark Protection for Abbreviations of Generic Terms in Welding Services
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In Welding Services, Inc. v. Forman, the Eleventh Circuit addressed the standards for determining whether an abbreviation of a generic expression is itself sufficiently distinctive to warrant trademark protection. This issue is examined by Mary LaFrance, a William S. Boyd Professor of Law at the William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
2008 Emerging Issues 2826.
LaFrance, Mary, "LaFrance on Trademark Protection for Abbreviations of Generic Terms in Welding Services" (2008). Scholarly Works. 446.