We are the origin of a very unique entertainment service: that in the nature of providing persons an opportunity to participate in a game in which participants drive nails into wood. The following is copywritten literary material of our Hammer-Schlagen® brand, and is registered with the United States Copyright Office. We have displayed it in conjunction with our nail driving competitions since 1999, and it is also promulgated by our franchises:
Any unauthorized use of our Hammer-Schlagen® brand (including the use of our trade dress) is strictly prohibited! A trademark owner victimized by the willful counterfeiting of their trademark may be awarded up to $2,000,000 in statutory damages per unauthorized use as described in 15 USC § 1117(c)(2).
The unauthorized reproduction or distribution of a copyrighted work is illegal. Criminal copyright infringement, including infringement without monetary gain, is investigated by the FBI and is punishable by up to five years in federal prison and a fine of $250,000.