Two trademark attorneys walk into a drug store… It sounds like the beginning of a joke. Except that it is not.
So, again… two trademark attorneys walk into a drug store. At the cashier they stop and stare at a can of Red Bull energy drink. Next to the can of Red Bull is a private label can. It’s also an energy drink, labeled POWER BOOSTER.
The lady behind the teller sees the attorneys staring at the two cans, mumbling something about “confusion”. She says to the two attorneys: “I always buy the big one. It’s only €0,50. The Red Bull is almost twice as expensive. I buy the big one and put a lid on it. That way, I can enjoy it all day!”
The two trademark attorneys reply: “Enjoy it while you can. In two weeks from now, it might not be in store anymore.” And they buy the two cans…