Online BUL 4321 Final Exam Review Notes

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____ 7. What is subject to trade-mark protection Trademark dilution laws protect “distinctive” or “famous” trademarks from certain unauthorized uses even when the use is on noncompeting goods or is unlikely to confuse. Use of a similar mark can dilute a famous trademark provided that it reduces the value of the famous mark. ____ 8. Trade dress Trade Dress: The image and overall appearance of a product—for example, the distinctive décor, menu, layout, and style of service at a particular restaurant. Trade dress is subject to the same protection as trademarks.
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Unformatted text preview: ____ 9. How artistic works may be copyrighted. Copyrights can be registered with the U.S. Copyright Office in Washington, D.C. Works created after January 1, 1978, are automatically given statutory copyright protection for the light of the author plus 70 years. For works owned by publishing houses, the copyright expires 95 years from the date of publication of 120 years from the date of creation, whichever is first. For works by more than one author, the copyright expires 70 years after the death of the last surviving author....
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