About Erik M. Pelton & Associates
Experience is our trademark. trademark is our experience.®
Welcome to our website. Erik M. Pelton & Associates is a full service boutique trademark law firm started in 1999 by former USPTO Examiner Erik M. Pelton. We team with each client to protect and strengthen their brand assets using flat fees, technological advancements, and our wealth of experience. Over the last 10 years, we have worked with clients around the world to register more than 1,500 trademarks.
Our site provides a wealth of information about trademark selection, trademark applications, trademark protection, USPTO trademark registration, and trademark infringement. We invite you to explore the videos and articles on our site, review the testimonials from our clients, learn about the value of obtaining a trademark registration, or schedule a free consultation.
Washington DC’s other sports team logo problem: DC United
The Washington Redskins trademark case has, rightly so, garnered a lot of media and political attention. But another DC team also has a problematic logo … more
FEATURED CASE:THE LITTLE CITY® (Falls Church, Virginia)
The Falls Church Economic Development Authority has partnered with local intellectual property attorney Erik Pelton to obtain trademark protection for the city’s THE LITTLE CITY® slogan and logos. “We are proud to be a part of this exciting campaign to raise the visibility of Falls Church as a strong and vibrant community,” said Mr. Pelton.
The Little City® brand is protected by three U.S. trademark registrations: Read More