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||Sun, September 30, 2001 at 4:16 PM GMT
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||It is a big racket
IT is quite obvious to me, the reason why the legal profession and others (WIPO etc.)
do not want the trademark problem solved is they are making a lot of money from these
Corporations get to stop others using the same words that they share
with hundreds of other businesses - an abuse of their trademark.
Tractors get world rights to 'cat' - a word they share with 1746 'cat' trademarks
in the USA alone.
An abuse that the United States Department of Commerce are quite
willing to let continue - even though there is a solution.
Not forgetting, it stops
everybody using these words of course. Logically, I believe DoC are in on the racket,
else they would stop this violation of First Amendment.