• Last Call: Apocalypse Now. a Trademark Dispute; Speakeasy, Modern Times Issue Tasting Room Updates

    9 days ago - By Brewbound

    10 Barrel Contests Maine Brewer's Application for Beer Name
    Oregon's 10 Barrel Brewing, owned by Anheuser-Busch InBev , has sent a cease-and-desist letter to Mason's Brewing, requesting that the Maine brewery stop using the name “Hipster Apocalypse.” 10 Barrel has produced the “Apocalypse IPA” since 2009 and filed a trademark application for the beer in early 2014. The Pacific Northwest brewery, which recently expanded distribution of its beers to the East Coast, has asked Mason's to withdraw its own trademark application because of the similarities, according to the Bangor Daily News...
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