Mattel Opposes Kentucky Distillery’s Proposed Trademark

What do alcoholic beverages and Mattel’s iconic BARBIE® doll have in common? According to Mattel, Paris Distilling Company, LLC’s trademark application for its OLD BARBEE mark is too close to its BARBIE® trademark and would dilute the BARBIE® brand. Mattel filed an opposition with the United States Patent and Trademark Office last month. Now it’s up to the USPTO to decide how closely Paris Distilling’s mark resembles Mattel’s. Read more here.