Dallas attorney Amanda Greenspon said pursuing trademark infringement may be the best way to stop this from happening. Even rural school districts that haven’t formally copyrighted their logos, as Allen has done, have a right to protect it. Greenspon agreed that individual businesses could also take action if the items aren’t handed out at school events as promised.
The school districts have a cause of action, and to me, the third party has another cause of action, Greenspon said.
Read the entire article at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.