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Re: [wg-b] US Statutorily Protected Marks

At 14:41 25.11.99 -0500, Michael D. Palage wrote:
>Several participants have asked me about the list of statutorily protected
>marks under US Federal Law. The following is a "partial" list obtained from
>the Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure - Section 1900.

Thank you - this makes the point that US statutorily protected marks do not 
necessarily meet the Paris/TRIPS criteria for "famous marks" more 
eloquently than any logical argument!

"Smokey Bear" indeed!

                      Harald A

Harald Tveit Alvestrand, EDB Maxware, Norway