Huntersville, NC asked in Consumer Law, Copyright, Business Formation and Business Law for North Carolina

Q: Is it legal for me to use another company's logo on my ad/website?

I am taking multiple part-like products from several companies and combining them to make my own final product. Is it ok for those company logos to show on my website and in my ads?

1 Lawyer Answer
Evelyn Suero
Evelyn Suero
  • Intellectual Property Lawyer
  • Miami, FL

A: Using another company's logo may expose you to a claim of infringement, since it may cause customer confusion regarding the source of your products. It may also create the impression that the brand is either affiliated with your company or endorses your company. If you need to mention the brand in the description of your product, you may be able to do so. It is best to consult with a trademark attorney to discuss further.

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