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Old 04-03-2006, 07:15 PM
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Originally Posted by hurley081182
wild gopher i had the same idea. where my family lives at there is no tracks for 2 hrs. the only hobbystore that is close to me only carries traxxas, team losi, and ae stuff and that is mainly off road stuff. nothing wrong with those companies. my question is (if anyone knows this) if i start up a hobbytown where i am from what is the cost to use the name and will hobbytown help you out getting parts/kits easier? also do you have to pay a % back to them for using there name and such like when people use mcdonalds name?
You have to pay if a name is TM or copyrighted no matter what, unless the owner gives you written permission and that you do not have to pay
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Old 04-03-2006, 07:34 PM
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yes, you pretty much buy the franchise name...other than that your on your own(im pretty sure)
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Old 04-03-2006, 09:30 PM
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Well, we would be glad to supply you with some parts to keep in stock at your hobby shop.
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Old 04-04-2006, 12:31 AM
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In Az im looking into the Westside... Peoria, El mirage, Surprise areas
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