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I have a website by the name of simorghpack.com the Logo and the content is done by my designer long time ago. Now someone else by the name of simorghpack.co is using it on its about us page, and on the footer and couple of places. The logo is not registered anywhere but my graphic designer who is my brother as well have the copyright of designing it, because he did it for me
I have two questions
1- Can i register the business name simorghpack and its logo, if yes where should i do it as it is not a US based business.
2- Do i have a case and can i send a letter to the owner of simorghpack.co to take off the similar info such as content and logo.?
please help
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