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Trademark and Unfair Competition Law in An Intellectual Property Context

Summary of Contents 

Preface 
1. Introduction 

PART I  PROTECTING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTYíS PUBLIC DOMAIN 
2. Classification of Marks 
3. Certification and Collective Marks 
4. Non-Traditional Marks 

PART II  INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PROTECTION OF FUNCTIONAL CHARACTERISTICS OF PRODUCTS 
5. Functional Marks 

PART III  PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CREATIONS
6. Use Requirements: Extent of Use 

PART IV  ENCOURAGING CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE PUBLIC STORE OF KNOWLEDGE 
7. Use Requirements: Trademark Use 

PART V  AVOIDING HARMFUL CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE PUBLIC STORE OF KNOWLEDGE 
8. Misdescriptive, Deceptive, and Confusing Marks 

PART VI  CREATIONS THAT CONTRAVENE PUBLIC POLICY 
9. Scandalous and Other Objectionable Marks 

PART VII SCOPE OF RIGHTS LIMITED TO SCOPE OF CREATIVE CONTRIBUTION 
10. Scope and Priority of Rights 

PART VIII  BASIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS 
11. Trademark Infringement 

PART IX  EXTENDED INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS 
12. Reverse Confusion 
13. Trade Dress Infringement 
14. Initial Interest Confusion 
15. Post-Sale Confusion 

PART X  SECONDARY LIABILITY FOR INFRINGEMENT OF IP RIGHTS 
16. Secondary Liability 

PART XI RELATED RIGHTS 
17. Passing Off 
18. False and Misleading Advertising, Defamation 
19. False Endorsement, Right of Publicity 

PART XII  RIGHTS FOCUSED ON PROTECTING CREATORS 
20. Dilution 
21. Misappropriation 
22. Domain Names and Cybersquatting

PART XIII LIMITS ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS 
23. Use Requirements: Defendantís Use