Jessica Alba's Trademark Issue With Mommy Blogger

Company controlled by Hollywood star upset over mom's use of "honest" in twitter name.
2:46 | 07/28/13

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But let's start with a different kind of mom story, the mommy blogger run afoul of a company controlled by jessica alba. And it runs a hilarious twitter feed called honest toddler, observations from her 2-year-old. Sounds innocent. Why is the company taking issue here? Linzey janis has the story. Good morning, the mommy tweeter says she's determined to trademark her name despite opposition from alba's company. She's a glamorous movie star and queen of a booming baby products empire, and she's an ordinary mom who's blog landed her a book deal. What can they fight about? It's the war over a word. The honest company makes everything from eco-friendly baby diapers to cleaning products, but she's using another word to protect it, mi. They wanted me to cancel the trademark application. She was stunned to find out her application had been blocked. According to the filing, alba's company says the massively popular blog and twitter feed is too similarly named. The only reason there's an issue is the audience is really the same for both. So the mother of a toddler looking at the honest company might also look at honest toddler. The mother of three shares the honest thoughts of toddler, like it's hard to learn gentle handle in the world of people who need hitting. And it's not hide and sneak if they wait in the closet while you read tmz on your phone. It came to life with my toddler. She came to "gma" to celebrate her best seller, and won't give up without a fight. It's a dream come true. I'm ready to got distance. She doesn't sell products, but alba's brand says we are seeking assurance that the honest toddler could not be confused with our own eco-friendly products for families. There are no lawsuits yet, they are still open to a solution. If you like honest toddler, it may be a tv series. The producer of sex and the city has optioned the rights. Honestly, can't we just get along? You think jessica alba will appear in the show? It's bad for business. Especially honest business. Yeah. Let's go back to ron for the other stories making news.

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