NewsM.P. Jamie Schmale asks Minister Navdeep Bains to correct error in granting trademark of the name “Haliburton” to Minden resident SHARE ON: Kenny Trenton, contributor, Thursday, Jul. 27th, 2017Jamie Schmale wants the federal government to fix a trademark mistake involving the name “Haliburton”.The Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock M.P. says he shares the sentiments of business owners and residents in the county.A Minden resident was granted the trademark for Haliburton in February even though the Trade-marks Act says one cannot be granted for geographical places.Schmale says he has written two letters to Innovation, Science and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Jamie-1-1.mp3Another part of the act says once a trademark has been granted, it cannot be rescinded.Schmale says the trademark should not have been granted in the first place. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Jamie-2-1.mp3Schmale isn’t sure when Minister Bains will give him an answer.Schmale says he has been told the owner of the trademark has been approaching businesses trying to sell Haliburton t-shirts and expects royalties if products are sold with the name Haliburton.