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What type of trademark is not registrable?

The following are not registrable as trademarks:

  • marks that contradict moral standards or public order
  • generic terms
  • flags, names, or symbols of states, regions, nations or international organizations
  • non-distinctive marks
  • geographic location names
  • marks that describe or indicate the good’s:
    1. quality
    2. quantity
    3. value
    4. purpose
    5. place of origin

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