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Who can apply for a trademark?

A trademark can be applied for, by the person or entity that either:

  1. uses a mark in interstate commerce;
  2. intends to use a mark in interstate commerce;
  3. or controls the use of a mark in interstate commerce. Such person or entity is referred to as the owner of the mark.

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