What type of trademark is not registrable?

  • marks that contradict moral standards or public order
  • generic terms
  • names, flags or symbols of states, nations, regions or international organizations
  • non-distinctive trademarks
  • geographic location names
  • translations of a geographical indication that is protected in Guatemala
  • isolated colors
  • isolated letters or digits
  • marks that are offensive to people, ideas, religions, national symbols or symbols of international entities
  • unauthorized reproduction of the denominations, abbreviations, banners, and other symbols of any State or international entity
  • marks that reproduce the currency of any State or territory
  • marks that include any kind of recognitions that have not been obtained and can mislead consumers


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