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A Primer on Intellectual Property Table 5.2. Relevant Trademark and ServicemarkClasses InternationalClass Number Trademarks 16 (paper) Products Included in Class 150 Paper, cardboard and goods made from these materials, not included in other classes; printed matter; bookbinding material; photographs; stationery; adhesives for stationery or household purposes; artists' materials; paint brushes; typewriters and office requisites (except furniture); instructional and teaching material (except apparatus); plastic materials for packaging (not included in other classes); playing cards; print-ers' type; printing blocks. Household or kitchen utensils and containers (not of precious metal or coated therewith); combs and sponges; brushes (except paint brushes); brush-making materials; articles for cleaning purposes; steel wool; un-worked or semi-worked glass (except glass used in building); glassware, porce-lain and earth- enware not included in other classes. Textiles and textile goods, not included in other classes; bed and table covers. Clothing, footwear, headgear. Games and playthings; gymnastic and sporting articles not included in other classes; decorations for Christmas trees. Education; providing of training; entertainment; sporting and cultural activities. Scientific and technological services and research and design relating thereto: industrial analysis and research services; design and development of computer hardware and software; legal services. 21 (housewares and glass) 24 (textiles) 25 (clothing) 28 (toys and playthings) Servicemarks 41 (education and enter- tainment) 42 (computer, scientific, and legal) Figure 5.9. The distinctive appearance of the ChanelNo. 5 bottle is protected "trade dress." Rights Gained from Use U.S. trademark law grants ownership to the first party to use an inherently distinctive mark in com- merce, unlike other nations who afford ownership to the first party to register the mark (giving rise to piracy and strategy concerns discussed below in the following "Protecting Your Assets: Enforce- ment: International Considerations" section). The first user of a trademark gains certain rights as long as the use is in good faith, meaning that the user is unaware of any prior owners of the mark or one confusingly similar to it. These rights are very flimsy, however, unless the mark is then reg- istered. Note TIP The USPTO can extend the intent-to-use grace period up to 36 months if theowner shows good cause for the delay.