Q: Is there a way to get in touch with and purchase rights to a trademarked image?
Check with the registered owner in the database.
Consult with an attorney.
The US Patent & Trademark Office website (uspto.gov) enables you to find the current owner of the mark.
Consider whether you really want to negotiate directly. There are good reasons to have a lawyer act as your intermediary, in addition to the fact that he or she will understand what the essential parts of "the deal" are.
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