§7.29 Effect of replacement on U.S. registration.
A U.S. registration that has been replaced by a registered extension of protection under section 74 of the Act and § 7.28 will remain in force, unless cancelled, expired or surrendered, as long as:
- (a) The owner of the replaced U.S. registration continues to file affidavits or declarations of use in commerce or excusable nonuse under section 8 of the Act; and
- (b) The replaced U.S. registration is renewed under section 9 of the Act.
[Added 68 FR 55748, Sept. 26, 2003, effective Nov. 2, 2003]