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    Please explain the reasons why Harley Davidson cycle company would want copyrights on the word "hog" and for exclusive rights to its engine sound.

    Thank you for your explanation.

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    Hi there,

    The reasons are simple: The term 'hog' and the engine sound are what makes Harley's unique. If another competitor were to start using that term or create their bikes with that sound, the customer could become confused. As a result, the customer may end up purchasing a bike from one of Harley's competitors, when they intended to purchase a Harley.

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    The expert examines copyright decisions for Harley Davidson cycle company.