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Can the trademark symbol be placed anywhere near the logo?

Can the symbol be placed anywhere to the right of the logo based on where it looks best even though it is typically seen in the upper right corner?

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By convention, the trademark symbol is typically placed to the upper right of words and to the lower right of symbols. However, the purpose of the trademark symbol is to put competitors on notice of your claim to trademark rights. Any placement of the trademark symbol that does not disrupt this purpose should be sufficient.

Please review the following article for more information about placement of the trademark symbol: How to use the ™ symbol

Can a Canadian band receive a trademark if there is a US band?

Can the common description of a product receive a trademark?