Dec. 3: Supreme Court Series – Hana Financial v. Hana Bank


2014 | 4:00pm
Room 603 | American University Washington College of Law
4801 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington DC 20016

Registration Logistics and Directions – Getting to WCL

In PIJIP’s ongoing Supreme Court Series, a panel of counsel for amici and parties will discuss the case on the afternoon following oral argument before the Court. A live webcast will be available once the event begins.


Decision: January 21, 2015
Argument: Transcript; Audio


Whether the jury or the court determines whether use of an older trademark may be tacked to a newer one.


  • Prof. Michael Carroll, American University Washington College of Law
  • Amie Peele Carter, Faegre Baker Daniels
  • Mark N. Mutterperl, Bracewell & Giuliani
  • Prof. Christine Farley, American University Washington College of Law


Brief of petitioner Hana Financial, Inc.
Brief of respondent Hana Bank
Reply of petitioner Hana Financial, Inc.

Amicus Briefs:

Brief amicus curiae of American Intellectual Property Law Association

SCOTUSblog EntryHana Financial, Inc. v. Hana Bank