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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 Tveit Alvestrand, EDB Maxware, Norway