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The Trademark and Domain Name LawTrove provides some Frequently Asked Questions and answers about the United States laws of trademarks and domain names and their registration and use. These FAQs are not intended as legal advice: The law changes frequently as new cases are decided and statues are enacted. Consult your own attorney regarding any question you may have that is specific to your situation:

A. General

B. Choosing a Mark

C. Using a Mark

D. Registering and Maintaining a Mark

E. Maintaining a Registration Within the United States

F. Registering a Mark Outside the United States