1604.21(d) Statement that Owner is Not Engaged in Production or Marketing of the Goods/Services
If use in commerce is claimed, the §8 affidavit or declaration must contain a statement that the owner is not engaged in the production or marketing of the goods or services to which the mark is applied, except to advertise or promote recognition of the certification program or of the goods or services that meet the certification standards of the owner. 37 C.F.R. §2.161(j)(3); see 37 C.F.R. §2.45(a)(4)(i)(C). This statement does not have to be verified.