Like ‘we walk in ralph lauren’ or in advertisement or just ‘vintage Ralph Lauren’ on our website?
answered on May 7, 2023
It's important to be cautious when using another company's brand name in your marketing or on your website. In general, using a brand name in a way that implies endorsement or affiliation with your business may be considered trademark infringement. However, if you are simply selling... Read more »
The phrase is ( The G.O.A.T.)
answered on Jun 7, 2019
Though trademarks will depend on how you use the word or phrase, the answer is very likely no. There are numerous live marks which primarily rely on "Goat" and "G.O.A.T.", including marks which list only those words or acronyms respectively. Without doing a full search, it... Read more »
It’s a question for my business law paper. The firm’s ripped off slogan is service marked; even though the entities are non-competing, they are making commercial profits from it nonetheless from another’s trademarked name. Why is this legal?
answered on Mar 18, 2019
It sounds like you need to do your homework instead of seeking advice from a professional lawyer :) Here's a hint: look at the DuPont factors to determine whether two marks cause confusion in the marketplace. Good luck!
I will be linking to ticketing websites where people can purchase tickets to the various events.
answered on May 24, 2018
If you are using it to make money it is not a personal use but a commercial one. Don't use the photos without getting permission from the copyright holder.
We're based in an African country, but the offender is:
1. Registered in another African country - Mauritius
2. Operates in an altogether different African country - South Africa
3. Hosts their website in the UK
4. Has its parent/holding company registered in... Read more »
answered on Jul 5, 2017
It sounds like a very complex case, involving international copyright issues. You might consider asking yourself whether enforcement of your intellectual property rights will yield a net positive gain, because it sounds like a very expensive case to pursue legally, and may require a team of lawyers... Read more »
In order to ask for permission and wait for an answer from each video game publisher, I would never actually be able to publish anything myself. I am wondering if it is ok to use images from games I find on company's social media sites, and elsewhere, when discussing or reporting on them, and... Read more »
answered on May 21, 2017
To answer your question directly: No, it would not be legal to use screenshots and game images found online when writing for your video game news/blog site.
If you're going to repost screenshots of images created by video game publishers without their permission, you are opening up... Read more »
answered on Aug 2, 2012
If you can still tell it is Fred Flintstone then most likely, yes.
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