Q: Is the trademark with the registration number 5099751 registered only in the US ? Or is this trademark for the world ?
Is the trademark with the registration number 5099751 registered only in the US ? Or is this trademark for the entire world ?
Would sourcing the product and then selling the product in Europe be a crime ?
A: The registries on the USPTO website display trademarks that are registered in the United States. The registries do not display marks that are in use but not registered nor marks registered in other countries. However, it is possible to register your trademark in other countries. Consult with a trademark attorney for information and approximate fees.
A: The USPTO registration only lists details regarding Trademarks which are registered within the United States. Often times businesses will pursue international trademark rights. Any potential international rights will not necessarily be reviewable via the USPTO registry. You need to check with the Trademark registry of the area in Europe in question. Also, trademark rights are about protecting a reputation, so depending upon the specific facts of your case, you might want to check the patent registry as well.
A: You need to consult with an attorney to assess your case.
The registrations in the USPTO only cover registrations in the USA.
If you plan to make or sell the product anywhere else and sell in Europe you need to check whether that mark is not registered in those jurisdictions.
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