So recently this lady married my grandson's Papa (who is my Son's father in law).
The papa told my grandson to call his new wife, "Gigi" - he knows my name is GiGi (our grandkids call me GiGi when they're able to talk.)
This really does bother me and I know to some this may seem trivial but it's a BONDING PHRASE AND WORD that describes who I am to my grandkids.
I've advised my 4 year old grandson to call her BiBi but don't want any trouble when he tells them I said not to call her "GiGi"
What's your advice??
I think you will find that "GiGi" is used as name of affection by thousands of families. I doubt you would be able to get a trademark. Furthermore, you would need to establish the use of the trademark in commerce, which I doubt is the case here.
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Advice is to talk to the other grandparent. You have no basis to Trademark GiGi, it is a common first name and nickname. Also, to file a trademark have to use in commerce.
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