Is red wax seal on bourbon bottle a protected trademark?

Traditionally, trademarks are brand names, logos, and slogans.  But they can also be shapes (Coke bottle), colors (pink for insulation, purple for sandpaper, and more), sounds (NBC chimes), patterns (Burberry fabric, Yankee pinstripes), and more. A trademark can be anything that distinguishes your brand from competition....

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Recent Trademark Registrations

Here is another sampling of recent registrations our clients have received from the USPTO, so readers can see real examples of brands and marks which are being protected. (These are all public records – click on trademark name or logo to view USPTO records.) A...

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Tip: Trademark and Copyright Audit

Do you know if all your business’ brands are properly used, protected, and registered?  Are you sure that each potentially valuable trademark has been identified (such as blog and website titles, re-designed logos, new product offerings)?  Have you ensured that contracts and webpages add to...

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