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What type of trademark is not registrable?

The following marks are prohibited from getting registered: 

  • Marks that are contradictory with moral principles or marks that threaten public order
  • Common words with broad meaning
  • Marks that do not display distinctiveness
  • Marks that primarily act as names of geographic locations
  • Marks that use names/flags/symbols or regions/nations/states/international organizations

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