Q: Suppose JUSTIA is a registered trademark. Is using a word like Justiaer as a service or product name a violation?
A: To answer your question, it is to decide whether justiaer is confusingly similar to Justia. In trademark law, "confusingly similar" refers to when a symbol or logo is so exceedingly similar to an existing trademark that the public might mistake the symbol with the existing trademark. It is a test to see whether a potential trademark conflicts with an existing trademark. Hence, If your service is similar to Justia's service, the answer could be yes.
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