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  1. #1
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    Apr 2008

    Default Multiple Trademarks

    i am using "blah" (not really blah) as the word i would like to trademark and for the example.

    Currently there are these trademarks :


    They are basically using it for the same reason (close definition of the trademark)

    ..However i notice blah was register but abdonded awhile ago.

    Would i be able just to register blah with no problems ?

    If you have any insite on this please help.


  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
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    Default Re: Multiple Trademarks

    Registering "blah" wouldn't affect any prior use, including but not limited to the other registered marks. Including the continued use of "blah" by somebody else as a common law trademark.

    It isn't clear from what you write whether "blah" would be a defensible mark - it may, for example, be generic.

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