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Tru logos These are among 61 credit union or company logos included by Truist in its court filing.

The bank spawned by the merger of BB&T and SunTrust wants a federal court to declare it is free to call itself Truist Financial Corp. and reject trademark infringement claims by Truliant Federal Credit Union.

Truliant ($2.6 billion in assets, 251,233 members) filed its suit in the U.S. District Court near its Winston-Salem, N.C., headquarters on June 16, seeking to stop the giant bank from using the Truist name, claiming it would be infringing on Truliant’s trademarks, including its name and products that carry the “Tru” prefix.

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