16-6a-403.   Corporate name -- Limited rights.

The authorization granted by the division to file articles of incorporation under a corporate name or to reserve a name does not:

(1) abrogate or limit the law governing unfair competition or unfair trade practices;

(2) derogate from the common law the principles of equity or the statutes of this state or of the United States with respect to the right to acquire and protect names and trademarks; or

(3) create an exclusive right in geographic or generic terms contained within a name. 

Enacted by Chapter 300, 2000 General Session