In today’s issue, we answer one of the most frequently-asked questions we receive: What is the difference between an INTENT-TO-USE APPLICATION and a USE-BASED APPLICATION? We answer your question here! …Read More
In Today’s Issue, we answer the question – What is the difference between the “right to use” a trademark and the “right to register” a trademark? While these rights are …Read More
In today’s issue, we answer the question – Do I need to conduct a trademark search for my potential trademark? Once a seller has selected one or more potential trademarks …Read More
Selecting a trademark is the very first step in the overall application/registration process. This must be done with thought and care, because not every trademark is registerable with the United …Read More
Check out this article about Amazon’s IP Accelerator program aimed to assist sellers with faster access to Brand Registry.Read More
Trademarks as a Reflection on Our Civil Rights: Is it Legal for the USPTO to Deny Registration of Trademarks Because it Deems the Marks “Scandalous”?
IS IT LEGAL FOR THE USPTO TO DENY REGISTRATION OF TRADEMARKS BECAUSE IT DEEMS THE MARKS “SCANDALOUS”? This question has been troubling many attorneys and trademark owners for some years …Read More
On April 27, 2016, the House of Representatives voted 410-2 to pass the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA). That vote followed the Senate’s unanimous vote approving the bill …Read More