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Q: Hey, if i wanted to write a book titled A Hero's Journey would I be able to do it or is it trademark infringement?
John Martin Hilla
John Martin Hilla
answered on Apr 7, 2022

Book titles cannot be registered as Federal trademarks unless they are attached to a series of books or editions. Titles also cannot be copyrighted.

Here, you are proposing, however, to write a book with a title that shared with an extremely famous book: The Hero's Journey by Joseph...
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Q: Can I use the spelling of Fire as FYRE for educational purpose on a school project?

Fyre Festival trade mark abandoned? I would not use the word festival.

Marcos Garciaacosta
Marcos Garciaacosta
answered on Mar 19, 2019

depends on the scope of the use and whether it will confuse people as of what you are doing vis a vis a registered or established commercial mark.

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Q: Would an vape juice company need to trademark each individual bottle or only the company logo and mascot?

I will be starting a business making the juice for e vapes and the different flavors were gonna come in a different base color for the bottle but the general design would stay the same. Would I need to trademark each flavor because of the different base color or just the business name and mascot?... View More

Benton R Patterson III
Benton R Patterson III
answered on Jan 2, 2018

It depends on how much protection you want for your brand. If you want to prevent other people from using each individual color for the specific juice, then you would need to trademark each bottle design. Although, doing so could be expensive to obtain and maintain. If you only want to prevent... View More

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