Same product, different package, different use...

Posted in the Patent / Trademark Law Forum

Just wondering

New York, NY

#1 Feb 17, 2013
Lets say I found a certain brand of shampoo that is better than any shoe polish on the market for cleaning shoes. Could I simply buy that shampoo, change the bottle, put a new label on it and sell it as a shoe polish? Or is this illegal?

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Patent / Trademark Law Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Does anyone know a reputable company that can s... (Sep '08) Jan 15 tsteveguy 8
Innovation Direct to Spearhead Licensing Campai... Dec '14 William Roarty 1
Levittown Orthodontist Secures Patent for Devic... Dec '14 Gerald Vonberger 1
Why we need Patent Attorney? (Nov '13) Dec '14 danneilhunk 3
Groupon in trademark fight Nov '14 ChandraPeers 4
question about the trademark Interact Nov '14 Mark 1
Del. Norton Introduces Bill to Strip NFL of Tax... Nov '14 RayOne 1
More from around the web