Q: Can a theme of a business mention another business name or products unrelated to the industry?
I’d like to start a car-themed coffee company which would include images, logos, and names of car manufacturers. Would I need the permissions of the companies first?
Using the images, logos, and names of car manufacturers in a car-themed coffee company without their permission could potentially be a trademark infringement. It is advisable to seek legal advice or contact the car manufacturers to obtain their permission before using their trademarks or copyrighted material in your business. This can help you avoid potential legal issues and protect your business from being sued for trademark infringement.
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