New Carlisle, OH asked in Copyright and Intellectual Property for Ohio

Q: Company with two similar of the same company name in the same state

Hello,I own a landscaping business it’s been established since 2019 . In 2021 I noticed a new landscaping company With too much of a similarity to my company name. It wasn’t a problem till a this months when We started receiving backlash and constant phone calls of upset clients of theirs . Now it’s just affecting our business due to the fact that he named his company too similar of a name like ours in the same state of Ohio .Is there anything I can do or any legal action I can take for him to try to change his company name because it’s affecting our business ?

1 Lawyer Answer
Joseph Jaap
Joseph Jaap
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Licensed in Ohio

A: Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local intellectual property attorney to review the facts and discuss sending a cease and desist letter raising issues of unfair competition, deceptive trade practices, and infringement against the other company.

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