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Volume19
Year2010
TitleThe Supplemental Register: Yesterday's Plan A, Today's Plan B
Author(s)Nick Cole
First Page78
AbstractEven though it started as Plan A to advance the ability of U.S. firms to compete overseas while complying with international treaties and conventions, the Supplemental Register today is a viable Plan B for many U.S. businesses to gain some nationwide recognition and protection for their marks that otherwise would not be considered registrable.