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.
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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.
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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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Following a three-year battle, the case has now been decided by the UK Intellectual Property Office, which rules on trademark disputes.
Without a federal registration, your trademark rights are limited geographically to those regions in which your company provides goods and/or services.
As with patents and copyrights, the last 20-30 years have seen a huge increase in trademark registrations with the USPTO, which has given rise to another 21st-century intellectual property phenomenon, the trademark troll.
The launch came during a workshop organized by ASIP in collaboration with the Licensing Executives Society -- Arab Countries (LES-AC), entitled "Famous Trademarks" that was held in conjunction with World Intellectual Property Day with the aim to keep abreast with the latest developments in the IP field to build a better future for the next generation.
A: The requirement to formally disclose in writing a filing basis or bases claiming actual use of the trademark in Canada since the implementation date, an intention to use the trademark in Canada, and/or a foreign registration and use of the trademark will be eliminated.
'Business operators already understand that trademarks will protect their products and ensure their quality as well as build consumer trust."
Mamari said there are essential prerequisites to register a trademark. Samples of the trademark must be submitted and the application must be printed and complete.
Where a trademark has already been registered and/or accepted by the ITMO, the trademark proprietor can request that the office send an official letter to the Trademark Department in Erbil requesting that the trademark's registration be validated in the territory.
Does the proposed trademark look and feel like a surname?
From Marriott (#lovetravels), to T-Mobile (#getthanked), to Hershey (#gofor2), it's no surprise that the amount of trademark applications for hashtags have grown exponentially.
Medical device developers who fail to register a federal trademark for a business or product name risk physician/consumer confusion and brand dilution that can have a significant impact on the bottom line.