IN THE UNITED STATES PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICEBEFORE THE TRADEMARK TRIAL AND APPEAL BOARD
In the Matter of Serial Nos. 85/616,146 and 85/616,159Filing Date: May 3, 2012Published in the
: February 19, 2013WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC.and NEW LINE PRODUCTIONS, INC.,Opposers,-against-EVERGREEN MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC,Applicant.
NOTICE OF OPPOSITION
Opposers Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., a corporation organized and existing underthe laws of Delaware, with a principal place of business at 4000 Warner Boulevard, Burbank,California 91522 (“Warner Bros.”) and New Line Productions, Inc. a corporation organized andexisting under the laws of California, with a principal place of business at 116 North RobertsonBlvd., Suite 200, Los Angeles, California 90048 (“New Line,” and together with Warner Bros.,“Opposers”),
believe that they will be damaged by the issuance of registration for the mark THECONJURING and by the issuance of registration for the mark THE CONJURING (stylized)(together, the “Mark”) to Evergreen Media Holdings, Inc. (“Applicant”) in International Classes16 and 41, applied for in Application Serial Nos. 85/616,146 & 85/616,159, respectively
Opposers respectfully submit that Opposer New Line is an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Warner Bros., inwhose name prior extensions of time to oppose were obtained. New Line is thus in privity with Warner Bros. forpurposes of Trademark Rule of Practice 2.012(b), 37 C.F.R. § 2.102(b) and TBMP 206.02.