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Q: is this trademark valid in the US, Lazy Bear Brewery

Karima Gulick answered on Oct 9, 2017

It looks like "Lazy Bear Brewing Company" which is a similar trademark was issued in the U.S.

http://tmsearch.uspto.gov/bin/showfield?f=doc&state=4808:za883w.2.1

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Q: Im searching for a lawyer to trademark my clothing brand.

Benton R Patterson III answered on Sep 22, 2017

There are many qualified attorneys on Justia who offer free consultations. Feel free to reach out to some to discuss your trademark.

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Q: Is a trademark usable if the status is Abandoned?

Griffin Klema answered on May 10, 2017

Probably, yes. A primary element of trademark law is active use.

If the mark is abandoned (formally with the USPTO), then it's a pretty safe bet that you can use it without running into infringement issues--at least with respect to that registration. And assuming the mark is eligible for...
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Q: Is it possible to trademark the same name for a completely different service and product? Also different country?

Charles Joseph Stiegler answered on Apr 17, 2017

Yes. There is a company called Delta that runs an airline, and a company called Delta that manufactures plumbing fixtures. Because the lines of business are so completely different, there is no possibility of confusion between the two. It gets trickier if there are possible areas of overlap, or... Read more »

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Q: If I sold a tshirt with someone else's picture on it, what is the percentage of sales they would legally be entitled to?

Will Blackton answered on Feb 6, 2017

That answer will depend on a number of factors, but as it relates to intellectual property law, the first question you have to answer before anyone can possibly respond to your question accurately:

Is this a picture you took (or own the rights to) that is of someone else, or is this a...
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Q: Cartoon series called "The Ratman Chronicles". I buy the domain name - "www.ratman-chronicles-toys". Will I get sued?

I'm working to sell children's toys online as an affiliate marketer of Amazon.com. I am trying to determine if I'm legally allowed or permitted by The Ratman Chronicles authors/owners to feature the same words as are in the TV series title itself as a part of my domain name I purchased in order to... Read more »

Peter N. Munsing answered on Jan 18, 2017

The domain name I believe is OK. Thre rest of it is murky and you'd really need to get some advice to avoid major issues.

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