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Can a Chinese company register a trademark in the United States ? If so, what does the Chinese company need.
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Any foreign company or entity or individual can register a trademark in the US like a US company can. They would need to file an application for trademark with the USPTO, https://www.uspto.gov/trademarks-application-process/filing-online/initial-application-forms

They need proof they own the rights to the mark and proof that they use the mark in commerce, such as copies of business materials or advertisements showing the mark.

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Does the USPTO prejudice Chinese companies in particular?
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Thank you for your reply.

No, they allow any rightful owner of a trademark to apply for trademark protection without regard of national origin.

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