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Is the word Tube trademarked?

Discussion in 'Domain Names & Parking' started by NX_NULL, May 25, 2011.

  1. NX_NULL

    NX_NULL Regular Member Premium Member

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    If I run a video streaming website and use [a word]+Tube .com domain name.

    Can youtube take the website down because of trademark infringement ?
     
  2. KlaAz0r

    KlaAz0r BANNED BANNED

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    No because its to alround, just like ms says about appstore
     
  3. biosclan

    biosclan Regular Member

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    No mate you should be fine
     
  4. bibo25

    bibo25 Regular Member

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    no it's not trademark
     
  5. dragonrage01

    dragonrage01 Power Member

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    any word in the dictionary by itself cannot be trademarked.
    Like windows for example, bill gates lost the battle.
     
  6. ways2012

    ways2012 Regular Member

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    And how about a 3 letter combination can that be trademarked? for example.
    PLK ?