POTTAWATOMIE CO., Okla. – As the medical marijuana industry keeps booming in Oklahoma, dispensaries are popping up right and left.
And in some pockets of our state, your name means everything.
A battle over a dispensary name in Pottawatomie County is now spilling into court.
One dispensary is called Oklahoma Roots.
The other one is called OK Roots.
Oklahoma Roots is suing for trademark infringement, saying the similarities are creating confusion in the market, and now the case is headed to trial.
“We followed the correct avenues to protect ourselves legally,” Oklahoma Roots President, Chance Gilbert, said.
Gilbert would rather be inside the Oklahoma Roots dispensary selling his products than be in court, but he says that’s where another…