Registering Your Trademark Can Make a Difference in a Dispute Case says Chris Baker
Given the number of new players entering the market, there is a growing number of American microbreweries involved in trademark disputes with fellow craftbrewers. In a recent article, Varnum hospitality and beverage attorney Chris Baker discussed the importance of registering a trademark. Although businesses have some commonlaw protections based upon the usage in the marketplace, in a dispute case it makes a difference to have taken the step of registering that trademark, says Baker.
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