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Glenora Hackshaw
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copyrighting a companey's name
« on: Jun 24th, 2006, 7:20pm »
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how do i copyright the name of my business thats just starting
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Re: copyrighting a companey's name
« Reply #1 on: Jun 26th, 2006, 7:21am »
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You can't copyright a company's name.  If you are using it to identify the source of the goods or services of the company, then it is a trademark.  In that case, you may seek to register the company name with the Trademark Office.
 
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