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Subject:Re: Trademarks From:Sue Ellen Adkins <sea -at- NETCOM -dot- COM> Date:Fri, 5 Jan 1996 00:20:37 -0800
Thomas Register has a web site. I don't have the URL but I know it exists;
I've been there.
> Thomas Register, a big green set of binders in the reference section
> of larger libraries, carries a fairly up-to-date list of
> registered trademarks (assuming the library receives the updates to
> the register).
> >As I copyedit articles for a computer magazine and a Mac newsletter,
> >I constantly come across company names, product names, and logos that
> >I am not familiar with. In my misguided and probably
> >psychopathologic quest for perfection, I try to use the proper
> >trademark or copyright symbols.
> >Is there a (relatively) complete source, online or not, that I can
> >turn to when I need to determine which symbol to use?