Definition of collective mark in English:

collective mark

Syllabification: col·lec·tive mark


  • A trademark or service mark that identifies members of a union, cooperative, or other collective organization.
    More example sentences
    • Ecobulpack pointed out that the Green Dot is a collective mark and not a trademark and as such does not merit an exclusive licence.
    • So collective marks occupy the middle ground between certification marks and ordinary trade marks.
    • Traditionally collective marks indicate commercial origin of goods or services from members of a group.

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