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2 Answers | Asked in Patents (Intellectual Property) for Wyoming on
Q: Im designing a shoe similar to another brand in design, but find no patents for ornamental design, how can this be?

I understand companies use tricky terminology to describe their patents, is there a way to search just footwear patents?

Liliana Di Nola-Baron
Liliana Di Nola-Baron answered on Dec 28, 2020

Many shoes are patented as utility patents rather than ornamental designs. I suggest you contact a patent attorney to assist you with your search.

Best regards,

Liliana Di Nola-Baron, J.D., Ph.D.

Attorney at Law

www.DiNolaIP.com

Liliana@dinolaip.com

202-734-0253

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1 Answer | Asked in Copyright, Education Law, Patents (Intellectual Property) and Trademark for Wyoming on
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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