What Is a Trademark Opposition? How Does It Work?

Trademark Opposition

There are two main obstacles that you might face during the trademark registration process.  The first is the office action.  But if you do not receive an office action, or overcome any issues raised by one, your application will be published for 30 days.  During this publication period, another party can file an opposition against your application, or ask … Read moreWhat Is a Trademark Opposition? How Does It Work?

Different Kinds of Trademarks: Levels of Distinctiveness

Kinds of Trademarks

In my trademark search and trademark application posts, I said that not all trademarks are eligible for registration.  That is one reason you should speak to a trademark attorney before filing an application.  There are actually several kinds of trademarks, and only some of them can be registered.  This post will look at the idea … Read moreDifferent Kinds of Trademarks: Levels of Distinctiveness