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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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Consumer as the Empirical Measure of Trade Mark Law, 80 Mod.
Here I am especially interested in the potential of trade mark law rather than copyright law for protection of the franchise commodity that is Ugly Betty.
While the former German trade mark law denied the registration for three-dimensional Shapes (66), the current trade mark law explicitly constitutes the possibility to register three-dimensional shapes (67).
The second and third elements that a complainant must show under the UDRP (that the registrant has no legitimate interests in the domain name and that the domain name was registered and used in bad faith) is the most important aspects of the Policy and it is exactly these elements that distinguishes it from trade mark law (Munden, p 23) Similarly, under the .
NEW YORK -- Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, a leading firm in trademark, copyright, design patent and unfair competition law, announced today that twelve of its attorneys were named to the 2009 list of the "World's Leading Trade Mark Law Practitioners" published by Legal Media Group, the legal publishing arm of Euromoney Institutional Investor.
In the judge's opinion, the Arsenal name was being used as a badge of support and affiliation - and was not a breach of the existing trade mark law.
Mr John Gildersleeve, Tesco's commercial director, said that although trade mark law is vital to international trade, it should not be used to control supply and keep prices high in individual markets.
Weller was named to the 2006 Virginia Super Lawyers, Who's Who Legal USA: Trademarks 2006, the 2006 Edition of The United Who's Who Registry, the 2006-2007 "Honors Edition" of Madison's Who's Who Registry, the 2006-2007 edition of Empire Who's Who Registry, and the 6th edition of the Guide to the World's Leading Trade Mark Law Practitioners.
Google has not infringed trade mark law by allowing advertisers to purchase keywords corresponding to their competitors' trade marks, according to the EU Court of Justice.
Colfin are the principal partners in the law firm specializing in intellectual property and trade mark law and also lecture at Five Towns College in Dix Hills, N.
Last September (see Europolitics 3823), Advocate-General Poiares Maduro proposed to the court to rule that Google is not in breach of trade mark law, that the advertisers are not guilty and that access to information on trade marks cannot be restricted by its proprietors.
The EU Court of Justice is due to hand down a preliminary ruling on the relevance of Directive 89/104/EEC on trade mark law for this case (C-259/04) on 30 March.