"It is only [the] defendants" deliberate choice to invoke and commercially misappropriate "Sesame's" name and goodwill in marketing the movie - and thereby cause consumers to conclude that "Sesame" is somehow associated with the movie - that has infringed on and tarnished the "Sesame Street' mark and goodwill", it reads.
Subtropical Storm Alberto moves through Caribbean The Weather Service office in Jacksonville said the disturbed weather could create an elevated risk of rip currents at the beach. As we have seen in years past, environmental conditions sometimes allow for development before the hurricane season begins.
In the lawsuit filed on Thursday filed on Thursday in NY, the group claim the marketing has "confused" viewers into believing it's connected to the show, which infringes on the Sesame Street brand.
Additionally, the suit states, "The threat of irreparable injury posed to Sesame's mark cannot be overstated".
The lawsuit has been filed against against the distributor of the film to halt an advertising tagline - "No Sesame".
Sesame Workshop argued that STX deliberately dropped its name in the trailer "intent on seeding confusion in the mind of the public" since both the original Sesame Street's Muppets and "The Happytime Murders" are distinctly different works made by the same company, The Jim Henson Company.
They went on to allege that The Happytime Murders has "defiled" the image of Sesame Street. "STX might be asking that question, as the production company is being sued by the makers of "Sesame Street" over ".
"We're incredibly pleased with the early reaction to the film and how well the trailer has been received by its intended audience", it said.
"While we're disappointed that 'Sesame Street' does not share in the fun, we are confident in our legal position", it added.
'We look forward to introducing adult moviegoers to our adorably unapologetic characters this summer'.
FCA recalls 4.8M vehicles over faulty cruise control While this would be pretty scary, FCA says drivers can overpower cruise control acceleration by using the vehicle's brakes. Also covered are the 2015-2017 Chrysler 200, the 2014-2018 Chrysler 300, the 2017 and 2018 Chrysler Pacifica minivan.
Melissa McCarthy stars in the film, slated for August release, where humans and puppets co-exist. The organisation says it has no desire to stop the film from being released or promoted.
The eighth amendment to the Irish constitution was installed following a 1983 referendum which approved outlawing abortion. There have been a number of high-profile cases that have highlighted what critics say are problems with the current law.
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The fissure complex remains active in Kilauea Volcano's lower East Rift Zone, Hawaii, May 22, 2018.This is a developing story. Hawaii County Civil Defense officials said if lava interacts with the wells, it could release risky hydrogen sulfide gas.
The Reds boss told reporters in the wake of a 3-1 defeat: "It's a really serious injury and the shock of the boys was obvious". But the Real skipper sent a tweet to Salah, wishing him a speedy recovery.
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Ireland's government will be posed to consider legislation that would permit abortion during the first 12 weeks of pregnancy. Sinn Fein's party leaders from both sides of the border held up a placard at Dublin Castle reading: " The North is next ".
News 4 has reached out to police to see of he is still at the mental health facility, but they have not released any information. The Bills released him from their reserved/retired list on Monday, leaving open the possibility he could sign with another team.
The feature prevents selected accounts from appearing in a user's Twitter mentions - effectively blocking them from Trump's view. The Knight Institute hopes that the ruling against Trump will set a precedent for other public officials across the country.
This was no coincidental collision, Fredericks knew exactly what he was doing and a red card should have been given. It came pretty much against the run of play, with Villa now needing to pick up the pieces and stage a comeback.
The tiny blue blazes are a result of buried vegetation catching fire and filling cracks in the road with ignitable methane. Scientists said Tuesday that lava from the volcano was causing "fireworks-like explosions" as it entered the ocean.
Freidman pleaded guilty Tuesday to pocketing $5 million in passenger fees that were supposed to fund public transportation. At this point, Michael Cohen , the only thing he can do to save himself from going to jail, because this guy, Mr.
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3 takeaways from Game 5 vs. Boston Celtics
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