Little House on the Prairy Infringes Trademark… right?

The non-profit organisation that operates the “Little House on the Prairie” museum in Kansas is being sued by the makers of the former TV show with the same name.

 

The museum is located on the homestead where Laura Ingals Wilder the author of the series of books, lived as a young girl in 1870.

Family Friendly Productions, the makers of the long-running TV drama filed a lawsuit last week in Los Angeles federal court, claiming trademark infringement. They claim that they bought the rights from descendents of Wilder.

Shouldn’t this be a case of fair use???



Categories: Intellectual Property, trademarks

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: