Although trademarks are the top priority on this corner of the web, for most people that simply isn’t the case. If you have filed a trademark application, you need to pay attention to the various requirements and deadlines that you will face. It is very easy to miss these things if you are not experienced … Read more Is There a Way to Save My Abandoned Application?
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?
One of the greatest frustrations my clients and I have is trying to find the right trademark for them. It can be a difficult process. You want to promote your business with a memorable and catchy name that you can market. However, it often feels like other businesses have already taken the best names. Doing … Read more Can I Cancel an Abandoned Trademark Registration?
There are many reasons why a trademark application may be rejected by the USPTO. The “specimen refusal” is one of the more common rejections. Applicants that file without the help of a trademark attorney frequently run into this problem. In this post, I will explain the purpose of the specimen, look at some of the … Read more What Is a Specimen Refusal? What Are My Options?