Anatomy of a TTAB hearing

Upon motion for an oral hearing, the Trademark Trial and Appeal will hear arguments in cases before it. Our firm has appeared before the judges of the TTAB in many cases. Being local, I have always felt that it is advantageous to have an opportunity...

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Recent trademark registrations XXVI

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: bioepic – Genealogy research; Hosting of digital content on the Internet; Providing specific information as requested by...

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Trademark scams – another update

Trademark records are publicly available. As a result, owners of trademark applications and registrations frequently receive unsolicited offers for trademark related services. For the most part, they are scams. Offers to publish a trademark in an international directory are worthless. These offers mask themselves as...

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