I recently co-wrote and article with Olivia Muller about the never ending threat of trademark scams. In the article we detail the scams and how they operate and what they look like, we discuss what is being done about them, and we propose some additional measures that could help defeat them.

“Such scams can potentially cause businesses to waste thousands of dollars, which can be financially fatal for smaller operations. They also result in countless inquiries from befuddled clients that consume trademark counsel’s valuable time.”

The full article can be found at:

The Growing Threat of Trademark Scams. ©2021. Published in Landslide, Vol. 14, No. 1, September/October 2021, by the American Bar Association

See the full article (no login required) here:

https://www.americanbar.org/groups/intellectual_property_law/publications/landslide/2021-22/september-october/growing-threat-trademark-scams/ 

Let me know what other suggestions you have to combat the scammers in the comments!

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