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Section 2(d) – False Connection:

Section 2(d) – Likelihood of Confusion:

 

Section 2(e)(1) – Mere Descriptiveness:

Section 2(e)(2) – Primarily Geographically Descriptive:

Section 2(e)(4) – Primarily Merely a Surname:

Section 2(e)(5) – Functionality:

Section 2(f) – Acquired Distinctiveness

Abandonment:

Genericness

Unacceptable Specimen/Failure-to-Function/Illegal Use:

Discovery/Evidence/Procedure:

CAFC Decisions:

Recommended Reading:

Other:

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