Danville, IN asked in Trademark for Indiana

Q: What is a certification mark?

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Paul Overhauser

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  • Trademarks Lawyer
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Licensed in Indiana

A: A certification mark is any word, phrase, symbol or design, or a combination thereof owned by one party who certifies the goods and services of others when they meet certain standards. The owner of the mark exercises control over the use of the mark; however, because the sole purpose of a certification mark is to indicate that certain standards have been met, use of the mark is by others.

Paul Overhauser

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