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Sony’s Attempt to Trademark “Let’s Play” Refused

  On October 28th, 2015, Sony quietly filed a trademark application for the term “Let’s Play” with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Approval of the application would give Sony the power to remove any “Let’s Play” branded content that they disapproved of, including reviews of games of their competitors and criticisms of their own console games, and, potentially, follow the┬ároute of Nintendo and take ad revenue from content creators. Luckily, one law firm stepped up...

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