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    Quote Originally Posted by NotAllThere View Post
    But I coined the acronym, so you have pay me half of the value of your invoices as licence.
    Can I see evidence of your trademark?
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    “ Unfortunately, acronyms, abbreviations – or even initials – are not automatically granted trademark protection. To qualify for trademark protection, the acronym, abbreviations or initials must not be descriptive and consumers must not be able to recognize them as synonymous with a particular product.”

    HOW TO TRADEMARK ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS

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    Quote Originally Posted by AtW View Post
    “ Unfortunately, acronyms, abbreviations – or even initials – are not automatically granted trademark protection. To qualify for trademark protection, the acronym, abbreviations or initials must not be descriptive and consumers must not be able to recognize them as synonymous with a particular product.”

    HOW TO TRADEMARK ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS
    I know which is why I've Trade marked what was a googlewhack phrase for the second part of my current plan...
    Last edited by eek; 25th October 2020 at 15:50.
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    Brexit is having a wee in the middle of the room at a house party because nobody is talking to you, and then complaining about the smell.

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    Completely irrelevant for something that I only care about within the UK (and even then it's for strategy reasons more than anything else).
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    Respect my authoritah!

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    Quote Originally Posted by eek View Post
    Can I see evidence of your trademark?
    What. Coining it isn't enough? Darn. I wish I'd know back in those dark days of the PCG as was.
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    Won’t be relevant after 1 Jan 2021...

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    Quote Originally Posted by AtW View Post
    “ Unfortunately, acronyms, abbreviations – or even initials – are not automatically granted trademark protection. To qualify for trademark protection, the acronym, abbreviations or initials must not be descriptive and consumers must not be able to recognize them as synonymous with a particular product.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by eek View Post
    Completely irrelevant for something that I only care about within the UK (and even then it's for strategy reasons more than anything else).
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    Won’t be relevant after 1 Jan 2021...
    And the first one is for the USA. Does the UK have something in place regarding this starting 1/1/2021?
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    Quote Originally Posted by darmstadt View Post
    And the first one is for the USA. Does the UK have something in place regarding this starting 1/1/2021?
    Existing EU community marks will get copied over to UK system, US marks always separate.

    Bottom line - additional cost of having to get UK trademark on top of US/EU

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    Quote Originally Posted by Old Greg View Post
    The earth is flat. The North Pole is the centre and the South Pole is the rim. That’s why the Antarctic Treaty effectively puts the circumferential continent under military control.
    And the One World Government illuminati mock you by putting it in plain sight on the UN flag.
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