Empire State Building wins trademark case

United States of America

Upon returning to the United States after its dominating performance at the 2016 Rio Olympics, the gold medal-winning US women’s gymnastics team was found at the Empire State Building. Celebrity visits of this type are common for the Empire State Building, a point that was factored into the recent decision by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in ESRT Empire State Building LLC v Michael Liang.

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