How to Get the Username You Really Want [PODCAST]
Many of the social media networks have strict trademark policies in place to prohibit users from taking and utilizing usernames and urls on behalf of a company. In many cases, if a username is taken, it need to be clearly stated that the account is “unofficial” or a “parody account”. But, if your name, word, slogan or logo are trademarked, you may have more rights that if they weren’t.
Here are links to some of the top social media networks’ trademark policies:
* I am in no way, shape or form available to answer trademark or legal questions. This podcast and blog post are for informational purposes only. Please confer with your legal council for more information.
Resources from this Podcast
NameChk – www.namechk.com