One frequent question I get is whether someone can (or should) own a trademark as an individual, or whether they need a corporation, LLC, or other business entity. When applying to register your trademark, this is a question that you will need to answer. There are some good reasons why you should create a business … Read moreDo I Need a Business Entity for My Trademark?
If you are looking for a trademark attorney, you will notice that they offer several types of trademark search services. The most common searches are: common law, state, and federal. While my practice focuses on the latter, today I want to discuss the common law trademark search. What Is the Common Law Trademark Search? To … Read moreDo I Need a Common Law Trademark Search?
There are so many faux-legal trademark services out there that it is hard to keep count. In the past, I have written about LegalZoom and Trademarkia. In this post, I want to talk about Trademark Engine. Trademark Engine claims to simplify the process for trademark registration. But instead, they will charge you for services that … Read moreTrademark Engine Provides More DIY Gone Wrong
If my blog has an overall “theme,” it would be that working with a trademark attorney is an investment that every business needs to make. I have many posts explaining why you shouldn’t hire LegalZoom or Trademarkia for this important work. I’ve also covered why you shouldn’t try to do it yourself. But picking just … Read moreFinding a Good Trademark Attorney Online