What Is a Statement of Use? What Must It Include?

Statement of Use

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 moreWhat Is a Statement of Use? What Must It Include?

How Long Does Trademark Registration Usually Take?

How Long Does It Take to Get a Trademark Registration?

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 moreHow Long Does Trademark Registration Usually Take?

Trademark Filing Basis: “In Use” vs. “Intent To Use”

Trademark Filing Basis

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 moreTrademark Filing Basis: “In Use” vs. “Intent To Use”