Category: Intellectual Property

How to Police Your Trademark Rights

The trademark registration process is complex and long, so it can be quite a relief when your registration is finally issued. Nevertheless, trademark protection is not guaranteed simply because you are the owner of a registered trademark. The USPTO states…

Understanding the Trademark Application Process

The trademark application process is a complicated one. In fact, most trademark applicants seek out the legal assistance of a qualified attorney to assist them with the process. Whether you decide to hire an attorney or not, understanding how trademark…

How Long Does Trademark Registration Last?

Trademark registration is not a requirement for a trademark to be considered valid. That said, federal registration offers mark owners many advantages including the following: The ability to file their U.S. registration with the U.S. Customs Service, thereby preventing the…