2019

5 WAYS TO STOP YOUR INVENTION FROM BEING STOLEN

5 WAYS TO STOP YOUR INVENTION FROM BEING STOLEN

[14-January-19 18:30:25]
5 WAYS TO STOP YOUR INVENTION FROM BEING STOLEN File a provisional patent application Protect your idea before receiving a patent. A provisional patent application...

2020

Patent Office Notices Regarding COVID-19

Patent Office Notices Regarding COVID-19

[3-April-20 20:31:27]
Please find here updates from the United States Patent and Trademark Office during the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. USPTO announces extension of certain patent and trademark-related...
Sound Marks

Sound Marks

[10-March-20 19:20:40]
A sound mark identifies and distinguishes a product or service through audio rather than visual means. Sound marks function as source indicators when they “assume a definitive shape or...
TRADEMARK “USE” IN COMMERCE

TRADEMARK “USE” IN COMMERCE

[3-March-20 17:05:07]
TRADEMARK “USE” IN COMMERCE The term “use in commerce” means the bona fide use of a mark in the ordinary course of trade, and not...
Is my Trademark Still Valid?

Is my Trademark Still Valid?

[26-February-20 18:18:44]
The term of a federal trademark is 10 years, with 10-year renewal terms. However, the USPTO requires that between the fifth and sixth year after the date...
Can I Trademark a Slogan?

Can I Trademark a Slogan?

[11-February-20 19:28:56]
A slogan is a type of phrase and is defined as a brief attention-getting phrase used in advertising or promotion. It can also be defined...
Do you owe maintenance fees?

Do you owe maintenance fees?

[5-February-20 19:44:13]
The United States Code provides that the owners of all utility and reissue utility patents filed on or after December 12, 1980 must pay maintenance...
Logo Registrations

Logo Registrations

[15-January-20 19:03:03]
You company logo helps to identify your goods and service. This is the most important method of distinguishing your brand from other companies. Please give...
Trademark Searches

Trademark Searches

[10-January-20 18:07:19]
Before we submit your trademark application, we search for trademarks that have already been registered or applied for. The trademark can be similar to your...
ABANDONED PATENT APPLICATIONS

ABANDONED PATENT APPLICATIONS

[6-January-20 18:38:06]
Abandoned patent applications are no longer pending and therefore cannot mature into a registered patent. The application would have abandoned if an inventor failed to...