When filing a trademark application with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, there are two main filing statuses that you are likely to use. These are “In Use” and “Intent To Use,” as discussed in this previous blog post. If you have filed on an Intent To Use basis, you will have to eventually file … Read more What Is a Statement of Use? What Must It Include?
A few months ago, I was feeling hobbled by my sports hobby. To borrow from the show Community, “it was the darkest timeline” for sports in St. Louis. The Rams, which weren’t exactly a ray of sunlight the last ten years in St. Louis, had somehow managed to make things worse by packing up and … Read more St. Louis Blues Trademarks
Many clients want to know up front how long it will take to obtain a trademark registration. Time and money are big factors in most business decision-making scenarios, and this is no different. The time it takes to obtain a trademark registration can vary dramatically. But there are several things about the time it takes to … Read more How Long Does Trademark Registration Usually Take?
When filing a trademark application, you will need to determine what trademark filing basis you are filing under. This is an important part of your trademark application. While it is possible in some cases to amend your trademark filing basis, an error here can be costly. In fact, some mistakes can make your registration void even … Read more Trademark Filing Basis: “In Use” vs. “Intent To Use”