At TerraShops, we take our reputation, trademarks and other intellectual property seriously. This is why we have put strict measures into place to ensure that our intellectual property remains safe.
This policy lets you know how to refer to TerraShops, our trademarks and services. It covers the use of our intellectual property only such as “TerraShops”. It does not cover the intellectual property of 3rd parties – for information on the use of intellectual property of 3rd parties, kindly see our Intellectual Property Policy.
What a Trademark is
A trademark refers to a word(s), sign/symbol, name, a device or even a combination of all of them which are used to identify the products or services of an individual or corporation. Trademarks distinguish the owners products and services from that of others.
The word “TerraShops” and graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names belonging to TerraShops, (collectively known as the “TerraShops Marks”), are registered trademarks of TerraShops, in the U.S. and/or worldwide.
Why we protect our Marks
We need to protect our Trademarks in order to avoid unauthorized and improper use of our marks. Also, we are required by law to protect our marks against the use of confusingly similar marks. Further, we need to assure our users and consumers that only services offered by TerraShops carry the TerraShops Marks.
Our Rules for using theTerraShops Marks
We permit our members to make use of the TerraShops Marks in the following ways:
Using the TerraShops Marks in a product unless we’ve given you our permission in writing.
The following uses of the TerraShops Marks are highly prohibited: We do not permit the following uses of the TerraShops Marks:
Removing, altering, distorting or modifying the TerraShops Marks, including adding other terms to the TerraShops Marks to create new words.
Incorporating the TerraShops Marks or a confusingly similar mark into, for example, the name of your business, organization, non-profit organization, event, or trademark.
Using any trademarks, service marks, trade dress, designs or logos that are confusingly similar to the TerraShops Marks or the look and feel of the TerraShops website.
Using the TerraShops Marks or a confusingly similar mark in a way that falsely implies a relationship or affiliation with, sponsorship, or endorsement by TerraShops. or that can be reasonably interpreted to suggest information comes from, or represents the views or opinions of TerraShops or TerraShops team leaders and employees.
Using the TerraShops Marks in any way or on any website that contains or promotes adult content, gambling, or otherwise violates applicable law or regulation.
Using the TerraShops Marks in a manner that is in Terrashops sole opinion misleading, unfair, defamatory, infringing, libelous, disparaging, tarnishing, obscene or otherwise objectionable to TerraShops.