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"Best of" TM is example of "more is better" thinking... | 627 comments | Create New Account
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"Best of" TM is example of "more is better" thinking...
Authored by: albert on Thursday, November 01 2012 @ 11:59 AM EDT
The 'more is better' applies to the USPTOs fee income.

For trademarks:

BEGIN
SEARCH database for word or string
IF not found, Take fee, grant TM
ELSE
found, reject TM
END


Simple!
A computer could do it.
No common sense required, i.e., just like patents.


[ Reply to This | Parent | # ]

If "Best of" is TM, then "Best Dumb Lawyer in Arizona" should still be available. Right? (n/t)
Authored by: Anonymous on Thursday, November 01 2012 @ 03:49 PM EDT
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[ Reply to This | Parent | # ]

"Best of" TM is example of "more is better" thinking...
Authored by: Anonymous on Thursday, November 01 2012 @ 07:58 PM EDT
Broad patents->Lack of genuinine innovation rewarded->More patent
disputes->Disincentive to innovate->Left behind in technology

Tight patents->Only high value innovation rewarded->Fewer patent
disputes->Greater reward for genuine innovation->More drive to advance
technology

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