Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Deceptive Hot Dogs: Food Trademarks

Found in a complaint in a recently filed trademark case:
    "The hot dog, synonymously identified over the years by a host of names including frankfurter, sausage, frank, wiener, dog and others, has a rich and long history in the United States."

http://www.scribd.com/doc/9620013/Complaint-Dogma-Hot-Dogs

Ok, I confess, I have no reason for posting this other than the fact that it amuses me that the attorney who wrote this sat down to write out synonyms for hot dogs. Some other synonyms include:

http://thesaurus.reference.com/browse/hot%20dog

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