Trademark

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Trademark

A distinctive name or symbol used to identify a product or company and build recognition. Trademarks may be registered with the US Patent and Trademark Office.

Trademark

A logo, insignia, or other distinctive sign identifying a company, product, or anything else. A trademark may be registered with a country's patent office and is protected from duplication. An example of a trademark is the unique check mark seen on Nike products. Trademarks are intangible assets because they can help build brand recognition and as such have value.

trademark

A distinctive proprietary emblem, insignia, or name that identifies a particular product or service. A trademark is an intangible asset that may be protected from use by others.
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Once the final review is published, however, the public has 30 to 60 days to comment on the proposed trademark and oppose it.
Fields, the cookie baker, when that trademark was opposed by Marshall Field's department stores.
Federal trademark registrations are renewable for additional 10-year terms, and can be renewed indefinitely.
The regulations could take the position (based on prior case law) that legal costs, for example, incurred in connection with the defense of title to a trademark are added to its basis, since the establishment of a company's ownership rights to the trademark increases its value.
Although the Conference Report addresses only R&D (manufacturing intangible) cost sharing, (27) the super royalty legislation is not generally interpreted as excluding cost sharing for marketing intangibles such as trademarks.
30) Thus, the useful life for most trademarks will be deemed to be 20 years.
Stoller and his companies from, inter alia, "dissipating, transferring, assigning, liquidating, or otherwise removing the trademark assets.
NameProtect is now providing the RxQuery search functionality to all pharmaceutical trademark professionals that use the ActiveIP preliminary trademark search platform.
Gambling-related trademarks rose by 42 percent from 2003 to 2004, with a 266 percent increase in marks containing the word POKER.
KONAMI" and "BEMANI" are registered trademarks of KONAMI CORPORATION.
The Markenbusiness Trademark Check module produces, immediately and free-of-charge, an answer to the question of whether a domain name is already in use as a registered trademark, and how many registrations there are in specific countries.
Its attorneys -- specialists in the identification, registration and protection of copyright, trade dress, trademark, design patent, trade secret and related rights -- have helped shape domestic IP law, particularly in the areas of comparative advertising, character rights, trademark trial and appeal proceedings, and copyright and trademark fair use.