Trademarks vs. Service Mark PDF Print E-mail

What is a trademark or service mark?

  • A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol or design, or a combination of words, phrases, symbols or designs, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others.

  • A service mark is the same as a trademark, except that it identifies and distinguishes the source of a service rather than a product.

For all practical purposes, the terms "trademark" and "mark" refers to both trademarks and service marks.

 

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