In my trademark search and trademark application posts, I said that not all trademarks are eligible for registration. That is one reason you should speak to a trademark attorney before filing an application. There are actually several kinds of trademarks, and only some of them can be registered. This post will look at the idea … Read more Different Kinds of Trademarks: Levels of Distinctiveness
Well, it’s finally here! We are just a few hours away from first pitch, with my St. Louis Cardinals taking on the Pirates in Pittsburgh. Opening Day has always been one of my favorite not-officially-recognized national holidays, so for today I thought I would have a little fun. There are a number of St. Louis … Read more Top 3 St. Louis Cardinals Trademarks We Need
Office actions are a potential obstacle to the successful registration of your trademark. After filing a trademark application, you might receive a trademark office action from the examining attorney assigned to your application. These can raise a number of issues, which can range from trivial to nearly impossible to overcome. But no matter what issues … Read more Trademark Office Actions
In today’s business world, it is crucial to have a quality website that generates a good amount of web traffic. There is a huge industry built around search engine optimization, web design, and the sale of domain names. Domain names can easily go for hundreds or thousands of dollars, and having a strong one can help a … Read more Is My Domain Name a Trademark? Can I Pick Any Domain?