Tag Archives: trademark

Li’l Wayne’s Filthy Few Respect Few Fear None

November 9, 2012

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Major motorcycle clubs have a well deserved reputation for jealously guarding their marks and slogans. A distinguished attorney named Fritz Clapp, for example, has spent much of his past 20 years suing trademark pirates on behalf of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club. Clapp calls himself a “lawyer from hell” and the club’s suits are so […]

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Clapp Versus Harley

March 13, 2012

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Fritz Clapp, the self-described “lawyer from hell” who has represented “the Hells Angels Motorcycle Corporation in trademark and related business matters” for more than two decades is involved in a small dustup with Harley-Davidson. Clapp (above) has filed numerous trademark infringement suits on behalf of the Angels. Last August he filed suit against Wildfox Couture, […]

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Feds Still Seek Mongols Marks

May 13, 2010

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Because justice moves majestically, like a mighty snail, the government is still technically trying to seize the Mongols patch. Unless you were one of the indicted men, the RICO case named for former club President Ruben “Doc” Cavazos was always the least important half of this government attack on the Mongols Motorcycle Club. The big […]

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Copyright And Trademark Reminder

May 8, 2010

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Copyright and Trademark Notice Under United States law, any creative work is copyrighted by the author of that work and it remains the property of his heirs for 75 years following his death. Everything on this site with the exception of most videos and some photographs, is copyrighted by Rebel, The Aging Rebel and by […]

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The Mongols Marks Argument

September 23, 2009

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Throughout much of the last six months, ruffians employed by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) have been stealing personal items from members and friends of the Mongols Motorcycle Club. The seizures are really about nasty and out of control policemen using the full power of the federal government to humiliate and […]

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HA Trademark Suit

February 18, 2009

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Someday, maybe a whole week will go by without the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club making headlines. Maybe next week. This one is just too good. The Hells Angels Motorcycle Corporation, a California corporation, is suing a Visalia, California woman named Fawn Myers; a man named Terry Myers; the Arizona based web host GoDaddy.com.; and ten […]

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