Anatomy of an ex parte USPTO appeal

Upon receiving a Final Refusal from the USPTO to a trademark application, the applicant may file an appeal to the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. When such an appeal is made, each party (the applicant and the USPTO Examining Attorney) will submit briefs and potentially...

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Anatomy of a trademark opposition Answer

When a trademark application receives preliminary approval from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, it is published in the public record in the Official Gazette. During the publication period, other parties have an opportunity to file a ‘Notice of Opposition’ to the trademark application if...

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Father’s Day themed trademarks

Here a a few Father’s Day themed trademarks for all the dads out there. Make it a great day! [click links and images for USPTO records] FATHER’S HALL OF FAME –  providing information relating to parenting, fatherhood and ancestral lineage of families, providing information related to specific...

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