CSUN Business Law Essay

LFP IP, LLC v. Hustler Cincinnati, Inc., 810 F. 3d 424 - Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit 2016 - Google Scholar

Answer each of the questions below using the facts in that case and the information you obtain from the case and what you've learned about trademarks:

1. Could Jimmy use his last name - the name he shares with his brother - as a domain name? Why or why not?

2. Suppose that Jimmy had used the marks at the center of this case on an entirely different line of goods, not adult entertainment products. Would the result have been the same? Explain why or why not.