Does the Parody Defense Save “Dumb Starbucks” from Trademark Infringement?

Recently, a coffee shop called “Dumb Starbucks” was opened in Los Angeles, California.[1]  Dumb Starbucks admits to using the store front, name, and logo (apart from the word: dumb) of the famous Starbucks® coffee shops while offering similar goods and services.[2]  Although Dumb Starbucks has apparently been shut for not…