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The Supreme Court, bankruptcy, trademarks and service marks

Trademark and service mark licensees had an uncertain life. In some federal courts, a bankrupt licensor could just reject the license and revoke it. But in others, that didn’t work. The Supreme Court has now resolved the split. Rejecting executory licenses The Bankruptcy Code generally provides that a debtor has the option of assuming or rejecting executory contracts. Executory contracts … Continue reading The Supreme Court, bankruptcy, trademarks and service marks