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Canada Business Corporations Regulations, 2001

Version of section 29 from 2006-03-22 to 2010-03-24:

 For the purpose of paragraph 12(1)(a) of the Act, a corporate name that contains a word that is the same as or similar to the distinctive element of an existing trade-mark, official mark or trade-name and is confusing with one or another of the distinctive elements is prohibited, unless the person who owns the trade-mark, official mark, or trade-name consents in writing to the use of the corporate name, and the name is not otherwise prohibited.

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