The U.S. Patent and Trademark just released a new Exam Guide entitled Additional Considerations for Determining Whether Wording in a Mark Comprises a Unitary Phrase or Slogan for Purposes of Disclaimer.  The new Exam Guide can be found at

The Exam Guide supplements Section 1213.05 of the Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure (“TMEP”) and provides useful information regarding phrases and slogans, grammar and punctuation, and several examples.

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