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U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

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    June 26, 2014
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    June 24, 2014

    If Redskins Lose Their Patent, Aunt Jemima Better Watch Out

    Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. This week, Luke says the Redskins are protected by free speech Civil rights activists are hailing the recent decision by the U.S. Patent and Tra ... More >>

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    April 24, 2014
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    April 23, 2014

    Glock Goes After Toy Gun Makers for Copyright Infringement

    Vico Confino is a husky 81-year-old hell-raiser with a thick Brooklyn accent and an outsized presence -- slicked-back thin white hair, piercing blue eyes, leathery South Florida skin -- that seem cut straight from a Sopranos casting. Confino tosses F-bombs at waiters over bad service. He wears four ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2014

    Michael Schwartz To Open Michael's Genuine Pub?

    Michael Schwartz, the man behind Michael's Genuine Home Brew, Michael's Genuine Food and Drink and Harry's Pizzeria, may have another project on the horizon, Michael's Genuine Pub. No announcement from Schwartz was made regarding a pub, however a trademark for a Michael's Genuine Pub was filed by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2013

    Government Shutdown: Nine Ways It Affects Restaurants and Consumers

    Today, the United States Government shut down after Congress failed to reach an agreement to fund federal agencies. The first shutdown in 17 years disrupts a laundry list of federal agencies. Though essential government employees like air traffic controllers, border patrol agents and food inspector ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2013

    Biscayne Brewing Company Coming to Brickell/Little Havana

    Miami is in for a surprise very soon when Biscayne Brewing Company officially opens for production. The new brewery has two locations: a production facility located in Doral at 8000 NW 25th Street and a brewpub in Little Havana at 1010 SW Eighth Street. See also: Biscayne Bay Brewing Company Repo ... More >>

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    June 17, 2013

    Boston Beer Company Coming to Miami? UPDATED

    The Magic City might be getting some high-profile attention from the largest craft brewery in the United States, the Boston Beer Company, brewer of Sam Adams beer. Is it true? If so, then this would be a huge boost to the craft beer scene in Miami, which is already on the cusp of seeing the openi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2007
  • Blogs

    April 25, 2007

    “White Marble Farms" Pork = Hog Wash!

    In my upcoming restaurant review of Acqua, in the Four Seasons Miami, I write of having ordered a main course of Szechuan-glazed “White Marble Farms pork shank,” and then go on to explain that this pastoral moniker is a brand name cooked up by Sysco marketers for industrial pork from Cargill Mea ... More >>

  • News

    October 12, 2006

    Insolence Ointment

    Free rum, fine stories, and a fabled Coral Gables eatery on its way out

  • News

    November 9, 2000

    Her Brilliant Career

    Suzy Stone is a driven dance teacher who has turned her troupe, the Hip Hop Kidz, into a big-league draw. Is it any wonder she's also a bit of a tyrant?

  • News

    May 19, 1993

    Mano a Mano

    The oven mitts are off: Norman Van Aken, former executive chef of South Beach's best-known restaurant, is fighting his ex-boss for the name

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