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Trademarks - how far is too far?

Discussion in 'Domain Names & Parking' started by TheeAriGrande, Sep 10, 2013.

  1. TheeAriGrande

    TheeAriGrande Regular Member

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    Let's say I build a twitter bot. Am I allowed to use 'Twitter' in the name of the bot? How about in a domain name?

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  3. Izzma

    Izzma Regular Member

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    Just take a look around at signatures here with the mark "Twitter" selling bots... If a DMCA/C&D were to be issued, they would be gone :)

    As regards towards purchasing a domain name, do not do it. If you do, try not to spend alot of money on the project because inevitably it will be SHUTDOWN.
     
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    I have seen bots and sigs around here, and so I wasn't really sure.

    I assume it's still against the Trademark laws and all that though.

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