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The following can be grounds for cancellation:

  • descriptiveness
  • deceptiveness
  • lack of distinctiveness
  • genericness
  • the mark is used principally as a geographical indication
  • the mark is prohibited in Indonesia
  • the mark is contrary to public policy or principles of morality
  • the mark is used in a misleading manner
  • inclusion of a badge or emblem of particular public interest
  • bad faith
  • See Section VIII.A. Use Requirements

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