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2 Companies. 2 Logos. Trademark Violation?

Posted by . updated on 11/11/2009
Company A and Company B are in similar industries.
Company A is based in MD, Company B is based in CA.

Does the similarity of their logo constitute any violation, copyright or trademark, for the second company to adopt this style of a logo?

Does it matter that the font for at least one of the logos is simply a slight modification (stretched) of a popular font on nearly every computer? Just as popular as Times New Roman here.


I thank you for your input. I've been lurking the forums for months and have only now decided to post for the first time .

You all are far more knowledgeable about the law than I am.

Thank you!
Answers (1)
 
JSonnabend
Search the forum for "likelihood of confusion" and read the resulting threads.  If you still have questions, post them back here.

- Jeff
 

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