Q: If I wantes to use Salt Life for a company name using a different format and a hyphen is that copyright infringement?
A: Depends on several factors. Using a trademark that is virtually identical/confusingly similar to another trademark in the same or related class/category of goods or services may be deemed trademark infringement. Adding a hyphen may not be enough to overcome the likelihood of confusion by consumers. Work with a trademark attorney to assist you.
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