The ADLI Press

A controversial spin on legal news and trends within the cannabis industry.

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Trademark Infringement in Cannabis

June 1, 2021

Cannabis and Hemp CBD companies should be increasingly vigilant regarding the risks of potential trademark infringements of non-cannabis and hemp-related marks. There has been a long history of cannabis products…

Consideration of Non-Traditional Trademarks in Branding Strategy

June 1, 2021

Many are surprised to learn that a scent can be a trademark. For example, toy and board game company Hasbro has registered the “Play-Dough” scent mark, which it described as…

The Unappreciated Value of Design Patents

March 19, 2021

By: Dr. Dariush Adli Design patents are often treated as the forgotten sibling of their better known and more popular utility patents.  That is unfortunate because it fails to give…