Version 5.0

(posted 18 July 2018)

Full Book: .pdf (14MBs) /.doc (39MBs)

Edited version of Gordon v. Drape Creative, Inc., 909 F.3d 257 (9th Cir. Nov. 20, 2018), superseding 897 F.3d 1184 (9th Cir. July 30, 2018) (.pdf/.doc)

False Advertising Chapter (currently excluded from main book) .pdf/.doc

Specific Parts:

  • Preface .pdf/.doc
  • Introduction .pdf/.doc
  • Part I: Establishing Trademark Rights .pdf/.doc
  • Part II: Trademark Infringement .pdf/.doc
  • Part III: Defenses to Trademark Infringement and Related Limitations on Trademark Rights .pdf/.doc
  • Part IV: Right of Publicity .pdf/.doc
  • Part V: Remedies .pdf/.doc
  • List of significant changes from V4.0 to V5.0 .pdf/.doc

Other formats:

  • Amazon: On-demand printed copies of Version 5.0 are available on a royalty-free basis through Amazon.  Due to page limit restrictions, the book appears in two volumes .  Volume 1 (Parts I-II) ($12.94).  Volume 2 (Parts III-V) ($5.54).
  • LawCarta: Version 5.0 is freely available in an easily customizable and annotatable digital format at  LawCarta also sells on-demand printed copies on a royalty-free basis.