One of the benefits of obtaining a federal trademark registration is that it tells others that you own your trademark. They can conduct a trademark search and find your registration. Or if they come across your trademark, they will see that you are using the ® symbol. This means that you have registered your mark. … Read more Why Have an Attorney Send Your Cease and Desist Letter?
“Fair use” is a type of defense against claims of infringement in both trademark and copyright law. For that reason, this post will be a rare trademark/copyright crossover. But even though these defenses share the “fair use” name, they are different for trademarks versus copyrights. Fair Use In Trademark Law Most people are probably more familiar … Read more Fair Use: A Summary for Trademark and Copyright Law