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German translation: Handelsform or Ausstattung

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English term or phrase:trade dress
German translation:Handelsform or Ausstattung
Entered by: Frieda Ruppaner-Lind
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17:35 Jan 18, 2002
English to German translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
English term or phrase: trade dress
Can anyone provide a DE translation of the term "trade dress" as it applies to intellectual property and trademark law?

Thanks very much!

Harold
xxxVadney
Handelsform or Ausstattung
Explanation:
Romain, "Wörterbuch der Rechts- und Wirtschaftssprache"

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Definition in English:
TRADE DRESS [trademark]. The totality of elements in which a product or service is packaged, such as the shape and appearance of a product or container, the cover of a book or magazine, and the distinctive and recognizable shape of an automobile. These elements combine to create the visual image presented to customers and can acquire exclusive legal rights as a type of trademark or identifying symbol of origin.

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Frieda Ruppaner-Lind
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Handelsform or Ausstattung


Explanation:
Romain, "Wörterbuch der Rechts- und Wirtschaftssprache"

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Note added at 2002-01-18 17:55:35 (GMT)
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Definition in English:
TRADE DRESS [trademark]. The totality of elements in which a product or service is packaged, such as the shape and appearance of a product or container, the cover of a book or magazine, and the distinctive and recognizable shape of an automobile. These elements combine to create the visual image presented to customers and can acquire exclusive legal rights as a type of trademark or identifying symbol of origin.



Frieda Ruppaner-Lind
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