The Tillamook County Creamery Association has moved to trademark the Tillamook name and require numerous other companies to remove the name from their products. Since Tillamook is the name of a county where the cheese and other products bearing the Tillamook name are produced, opponents say it is unfair to trademark the name of a place. But proponents say products such as Philadelphia Cream Cheese and Hershey's Candies have already set a precedent.

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