Browsing the "Trademark" Tag

Someone Is Trying to Trademark ‘Samsung Coin.’ It’s Not Samsung

| Wolfie Zhao

Someone in South Korea appears to be trying to take advantage of Samsung's blockchain efforts by nabbing the "Samsung Coin" trademark.

Coinbase Has Dropped Its Bid to Trademark ‘BUIDL’

| Zack Seward

Coinbase has withdrawn its trademark application for "BUIDL," a popular term used by some segments of the cryptocurrency community.

Coinbase Wants to Own ‘BUIDL’ Trademark, Filing Reveals

| Zack Seward

A filing with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office reveals that crypto exchange Coinbase wants to own the term "BUIDL."

Rappers, Ravens and Lord of the Rings: The Race for ‘Dope’ Coin Names Is On

| Brady Dale

A 'Lord of the Rings' reference in several crypto projects illustrates a coming land grab on the finite amount of "cool" names.

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Ripple Sues Social App for $2 Million Over Trademark Infringement

| Pete Rizzo

Ripple has filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against Kefi Labs, the makers of a social photo-sharing app called Ripple.

Mt. Gox to Sell Bitcoin Trademark, But Could a Buyer Enforce It?

| Stan Higgins

Tibanne, the owner of Mt. Gox, is looking to sell its bitcoin trademark despite questions about the trademark's validity.

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Kanye West’s Legal Team Take Down Spoof ‘Coinye’ Altcoin

| Pete Rizzo

The creators of the script-based cryptocurrency Coinye, formerly Coinye West, have officially folded launch plans.