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What type of trademark is non-registrable?

The following marks are prohibited from being registered: 

  • Marks that are incompatible with moral principles or against public order
  • Generic words or common terms
  • Names/flags/symbols of international organizations/nations/regions/states
  • Marks that work primarily as a name of a geographic location
  • Non-distinctive marks
  • Marks that may deceive the public with regards to the good/service’ origin of place, quality or nature
  • Marks that include a religious symbol or signs with high value

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