Fender Stratocaster knock-offs
In Famous Marks - updated on 11/11/2009
One of the most easily-identifiable products in commerce, is the Fender Stratocaster. Of course, this time of year, every music store in America has piles of $100 Fender Stratocaster knock-offs for sale...essentially identical (visually, anyway) to the genuine article.
So, as a hypothetical case, could this (the flooding of the market with cheap Strat-knock-offs) have been prevented? Of course, the Stratocaster has been for sale for decades, and any original patents o...