Trademark Truncation Alert: B1G

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The New Year will be ringing in a brand new trademark truncation, ironically caused by a recent expansion. Just so you know, it's not a new type of Gatorade (G01, G2, and G03), excuse me, G. So, what can this latest trademark truncation represent? Apparently, the truncating trademark owner has not yet secured the most obvious domain, www.b1g.com, because it's for sale, by someone apparently located in Russia. Answer below the jump. Here's the soon to be retired logo, with the very clever negative space, representing the addition of Penn State, years ago now...

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