Near the top of the list of my favorite things in life (besides my family and working at PSMN of course) are dogs and Starbucks® coffee. In fact, let me take a brief moment to give a shout out to my black lab, Sadie, who may be reading this blog over her morning crunchies (really—she’s that smart). Anyway, because of my love of dogs, Starbucks® and intellectual property infringement law, this definitely caught my eye: “Starbucks Objects to Dog Day Care Starbarks’ Logo,” which I found on the ABCNews website.
So what do you think? Would people looking for a dog daycare likely be confused by a logo that looks like the Starbucks® logo but says Starbarks Daycare? Maybe. Maybe not. I don’t want to take a position because I like both companies. I think I’ll just sit back, have a cup of coffee and pet my dog (when I get home from work). See you in a little bit, Sadie.