Jose Cuervo http://wfpl.org en Appeals Court Sides With Maker’s Mark in Wax Seal Dispute http://wfpl.org/post/appeals-court-sides-maker-s-mark-wax-seal-dispute <p>A federal appeals court has ruled that Maker&rsquo;s Mark holds the trademark on the dripping wax seal atop its bottles.&nbsp;</p><p>The U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals today upheld a lower court ruling granting the Kentucky bourbon maker a trademark on the seal, which serves decorative purposes only.</p><p>The decision comes in a case brought by London-based Diageo North America and Casa Cuervo of Mexico, which used a dripping red wax seal on special bottles of its Reserva tequila.</p> Wed, 09 May 2012 18:41:50 +0000 Rick Howlett 174 at http://wfpl.org Appeals Court Sides With Maker’s Mark in Wax Seal Dispute