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If your company name and logo were trademarked together in a design format, the company name is XXXXX XXXXX trademark protection when used in standard text. In other words, it is only protected when used with the logo, and only in the same font and style as used in the application to register the mark.
If you registered your logo in the design format and your company name as a standard character format, then you would have some flexibility to use them together or separately. If this was not done then the (R) symbol cannot be used with the name alone without the logo.
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So, if under the "Mark Drawing Code" segment, it says "(3) design plus words, letters, and/or numbers", does that mean that the logo and name are seperated?
If that isn't where I would look, what section would I look at to tell me this?
The name of my company is Crimson Coffee. In the disclaimer, it says:
No claim is made to the exclusive right to use "coffee", apart from the mark as shown"
It doesn't say anything about "Crimson", which is what I'm concerned about.
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