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The Lawyers Weekly quotes Mark Penner in an article on successful trademarks

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“Sometimes a trademark is too ‘successful’” by John Schofield, The Lawyers Weekly.

The Lawyers Weekly quotes Toronto lawyer Mark Penner in an article on successful trademarks.

Companies may be so busy striving for mass market appeal they overlook the risk to their trademark of too much success. “I think people have to realize that it is a potential problem if things really take off,” said Mark Penner, a trademark agent and partner in the Toronto office of Fasken Martineau. “Unfortunately, it’s one of those things where you have to be continuously vigilant.”


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