Lakewood, WA asked in Copyright and Trademark for Washington

Q: if someone already trademarked upper left apparel llc does that mean I can't make a company with upper left?

trying to start a brand/fabrication company

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Walker Weitzel
Walker Weitzel
  • Trademarks Lawyer
  • Seattle, WA
  • Licensed in Washington

A: Trademarks are specific to the type of goods being sold. If your company would not produce competing products with the existing mark, then you probably would not infringe their mark, and registration of your trademark may be possible. I would suggest contacting a trademark lawyer for a free initial consultation regarding some more specific facts regarding your case.

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