"Cupcake Wars" judge victorious in trademark infringement suit

Connecticut shop forced to remove “Sprinkles” from its name

“Cupcake Wars” became quite the literal term for one of Food Network’s popular shows' judges.

When Candace Nelson, a judge on “Cupcake Wars,” learned that a cupcake shop in Connecticut had a similar name as her chain of California-based cupcake shops, she sued. And recently, a judge ruled in her favor.


Cathleen Flahardy

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