Comments of Erik M. Pelton & Associates submitted regarding the IPEC Joint Strategic Plan

Last week, our firm submitted comments regarding the Request of the U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator for Public Comments: Development of Joint Strategic Plan on Intellectual Property Enforcement published September 1, 2015. From the introduction: Our suggestions described herein aim to achieve more education to prevent infringement of...

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Trademark scam operator indicted

According to a Justice Department press release, there was finally a criminal case brought against a trademark scam operator last weekend: California Man Charged in Mass Mailing Scam Aimed at Holders of U.S. Trademarks. The individual was apparently behind the Trademark Compliance Center (TCC) (aka Trademark...

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