Pirated Thoughts is the alternative law blog dedicated to blogging about the not as boring parts of the law in the world of comics, movies, television, sports and technology.

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thanksgiving

Who Owns Thanksgiving?

So the big question of the holiday, who owns Thanksgiving.  The answers varied among the people I asked, from the Pilgrims and the Native Americans, to Macy’s, to the Dallas Cowboys.  The...

bats

DC Comics Not So Batty About Soccer Team’s Logo

DC Comics was not happy at Valencia’s soccer (or futbol if you like) team and claims that it is a little too close to the Batman logo but one problem…Valencia’s logo predates Batman’s...

pooh

Disney’s Pant-less Winnie the Pooh Deemed Inappropriate

If you have ever wondered why Winnie the Pooh wears a shirt and not pants, a small town in Poland is trying to get to the bottom of it.  After...

monkey-selfie-tm

The Monkey Selfie Spawns a Fraudulent Trademark Application

By now everyone has seen or heard of the Monkey Selfie, a photo supposedly taken by  technically a macaque in Africa (but Monkey Selfie sounds way better) as previously covered and...

iron-first

Three Companies Duke it Out over “Iron Fist” Mark

It’s a three-way dance in the battle over the IRON FIST trademark. A nutrition supplement company, a brewery and now Marvel are battling over an attempt to register the mark...

costumes

Artist Goes Very Old School with DC, Marvel and Star Wars Characters

In case you ever wondered what your favorite superheroes would look like with ruffled neck braces, a French photographer has some pics he would like you to see. A photographer has...