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Q: I want to take this domain name, its a trademark or not!!, please can you tell me the right answer can keep it and sell it to anyone!!

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Will Blackton
Will Blackton
  • Intellectual Property Lawyer
  • Raleigh, NC

A: Whether is a trademark or not depends on whether it is being used as a trademark in commerce. A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol, or design that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods or services of one party from those of others.

If is being used as a trademark by someone else in connection with particular goods or services, it may be protected by trademark law. In that case, registering or using the domain name for your own similar goods or services could potentially infringe on the other party's trademark rights.

It's important to conduct a trademark search and clearance before using or registering a domain name to avoid infringing on the rights of others. If you have any concerns about the legal implications of registering or using the domain name, you may want to consult with a lawyer who specializes in intellectual property law.

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