Q: trade mark question
hi , i am trying to start a company by a certain name , that name is taken (though their domain is hyphenated and i bought the original name domain).
they did not register the name as a trade mark and its free for the taking.
if i pay for the trademark and i take it, can i force them to stop using the name ? even though they had it 1st ?
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