Beer or Coffee?

Even though a Texas businessman has run out of a beer he calls Star Bock, he and coffee giant Starbucks continue to wrestle over rights to the name. Rex Bell, owner of the Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe in Galveston, and Starbucks were back in court this week as U.S. District Judge Samuel Kent spent less than a day listening to arguments in the trademark infringement case. Kent promised a decision by August.

“If this case can be distilled to its essence,