USPTO Expedited Cancellation Pilot Program

USPTO Expedited Cancellation Pilot Program

Once you’ve registered your trademark at the USPTO, you are required to maintain your registration, or the registration will abandon or cancel. If canceled or abandoned, you will need to file a new application but there is no guarantee that the mark will re-register....
Trademark Options: What Goes in a Name

Trademark Options: What Goes in a Name

Trademarks can be the most valuable asset in an intellectual property (IP) portfolio. Names like “Coca-Cola”, “Amazon”, “Ford”, and “Apple” all define important products that have international recognition. These trademarks are what identify each of the products sold...
Trademark Registration Scams 101

Trademark Registration Scams 101

Upon filing a trademark application, with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) or with another foreign government trademark agency, you will undoubtedly receive one or more official-looking notice in the mail (sometimes via email) from several...