Unformatted text preview: landmark decision originated from a conflict between two Western Kansas companies over intellectual property law – specifically trademark law: Feist Publications, Inc. v. Rural Telephone Service Co. , 499 U.S. 340 (1991). Answer each question in detail. If you quote, use quotation marks or other appropriate grammatical devices. Cite the page of the case you are citing using the Harvard Bluebook style of citation. You are encouraged to summarize and to answer in your own words. a. Provide the first page and last page of the case as attachments. (5 pts) b. Briefly describe the facts of the case. Identify the issue. (5 pts) c. What was Feist's position? What legal arguments did it offer? (10 pts) d. What was Rural Telephone's position? What legal arguments did it offer? (10 pts) e. What did the Supreme Court decide and why? (10 pts)...
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