Unformatted text preview: (2 pts) 5. What is the difference between TM and ® (R within a circle?) (4 pts) 6. How long does a trademark registration last? (2 pts) 7. Telepower® is a service mark belonging to Fort Hays State University. Do a search on the USPTO website. How many other Telepowers are live? Explain why multiple entities can use this trade/service mark. (4 pts) 8. Extra Credit: Can a trademark be used by a person who is not the holder? The following case provides an example of when it can: Playboy Enterprises, Inc. v. Terri Welles, et al., 162 F.3d 1169 (9th Cir., February 1, 2002). Why can Terri Welles use the acronym “PMOY” and the phrase “Playmate of the Year?” (4 pts) Provide an example of when you could use the trademarked term “Fort Hays State University” in a legal manner. (1 pt) Can you provide another example of when a trademark can be legally used by someone other than the owner of the trademark? (5 pts)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2009 for the course INT 658 taught by Professor Gabel during the Fall '08 term at Fort Hays.
- Fall '08