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Select a strong trademark. Trademarks that are fanciful (Xerox) or arbitrary (Apple), and not descriptive (Report Writer) are more easily protected. If for business reasons you prefer to have some de
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USE THE MARK • Trademark rights are acquired through use of the mark. • Use on Products: Affix your mark directly on your products and product packaging. • Use with Services: Use the mark in re
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Before concluding whether youve got a problem we need to know more information. Trademark infringement only occurs if it is likely consumers will be confused into thinking there is a connection... more
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Your Trademark Does Not Need to Be Registered to Be Enforced. As you are probably aware, a trademark includes any word, name, symbol, or device used in commerce to identify the goods of one manufactu
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Search USPTO.gov Go to www.uspto.gov and conduct a trademark search of the name you'd like to use. If anything comes up in the search results, review the results and determine if there are any that
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Don't Fail to Prosecute Infringers. Generally speaking, trademark rights in the United States arise in the context of use. Use or acts by others which evidence non-use jeopardize those rights and are
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Trademark infringement is a violation of the exclusive rights of associated with a trademark without the authorization of the trademark owner and without any contractual or statutory licensee.... more
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Register the Domain Name in All Three Main Top-Level Domains Registering the domain name in all three main top-level domains (and any other top-level domains which may provide value) which all direct
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