Intellectual Property Guidelines
A trademark can be a word, phrase, symbol, or design that distinguishes the source of the goods or services. Also, as trade dress, it can be the appearance of a product or its packaging, including size, shape, color, texture, graphics, and appearance (e.g, retail store or website). Core-Truth Ministries, Inc. trademarks and service marks (“Core-Truth trademarks”) are valuable assets that Core-Truth Ministries, Inc. (“Core-Truth Ministries”) needs to protect. We ask that you help us by properly using and crediting Core-Truth trademarks in accordance with these guidelines.
The following is a non-exhaustive list of Core-Truth trademarks and service marks. To the extent a name or logo does not appear on this list does not constitute a waiver of any and all intellectual property rights that Core-Truth Ministries or its subsidiaries has established in any of its product, feature, or service names or logos.
- Relentlessly Biblical™ | Status: Registration pending
- Core-Truth Media™ | Status: Registration pending
You may generally use Core-Truth trademarks to refer to the associated Core-Truth Ministries products or services. For instance, an authorized partner can note in its advertisements that it is partnering and promoting the Core-Truth Teaching seminar, event, or product use. Similarly, a Core-Truth Ministries customer may issue a press release stating that it has partnered with us to use or promote our products or services.
Relationship of Products or Services
You may indicate the relationship of events or services to Core-Truth Ministries products or services by using accurate, descriptive tag lines such as “in partnership with Core-Truth Ministries, Inc.” “for use with Core-Truth Ministries, Inc. products and services” in connection with your event or service name. Within text or body copy, such tag lines may appear in the same type as your product or service name. On product, packaging, advertising, and other collateral where your product or service name is displayed apart from body copy, make sure that the tag line appears in significantly smaller type than your name. You should also distinguish the tag line from your mark by using a different font or color. However, Core-Truth Ministries or the tag line should never appear with the Core-Truth Ministries logo and in the Core-Truth Ministries orange color. This is important to avert any implication that your product or service is produced or endorsed by Core-Truth Ministries. The Core-Truth Ministries trademark (listed above) use is prohibited when indicating any relationship of product and services.
You may not use Core-Truth trademarks in a manner which could cause confusion as to Core-Truth Ministries sponsorship, affiliation, or endorsement. Take particular care not to use Core-Truth trademarks as set out above.
Company, Product or Service Names
Do not use Core-Truth trademarks or potentially confusing variations as all or part of your company, product, or service names. If you wish to note the relationship of your products or services to Core-Truth Ministries products or services, please use an appropriate tag line as detailed above.
Use of any Core-Truth Ministries logo is prohibited. Please refer to permissible use section above for more information.
You must not imitate Core-Truth Ministries trade dress, type style or logos. For instance, do not copy Core-Truth Ministries packaging for use with your product or display your product name in the distinctive logotype associated with the Core-Truth Ministries logo or trademarks.
Do not use Core-Truth Ministries trademarks or potentially confusing variations in your Internet domain name. This helps prevent Internet users from being confused as to whether you or Core-Truth Ministries is the source of the Web site.
If you have a question that falls outside the scope of the information provided on this Web site, please consult your legal counsel. If you have a trademark or copyright question about an existing agreement or other business dealings with Core-Truth Ministries, please contact us.
Published December 31, 2016. Replaces the prior version in its entirety. The information contained in this web site is subject to change without notice.