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What is a common law trademark?

What is a common law trademark?

A common law trademark is a type of trademark that is acquired through use, rather than through registration with the government. In other words, a

What is the difference between a trademark, patent, copyright, business name, and webpage domain?

What is the difference between a trademark, patent, copyright, business name, and webpage domain?

Trademarks, patents, and copyrights are different types of intellectual property. Each one typically protects a different aspect of something your business may do, so it's

What is a Trademark Search?

What is a Trademark Search?

A trademark search is a process of searching existing trademark records to determine whether a proposed trademark is already in use or has been registered

Why should I do a Trademark Search?

Why should I do a Trademark Search?

A trademark search is an important step in the trademark registration process as it helps to determine the availability and uniqueness of a proposed trademark.

What is a preliminary trademark search

What is a preliminary trademark search

A preliminary trademark search, also known as a screening search or a knockout search, is a type of trademark search that is performed early in

When do I need to file an Extension of time?

When do I need to file an Extension of time?

You may need to file an Extension of Time to file a Statement of Use if you are unable to use your trademark in commerce

How much time does each Extension grant?

How much time does each Extension grant?

Each Extension of Time granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) typically grants an additional six months to file a Statement of

How do I file a response to an Office Action?

How do I file a response to an Office Action?

A Trademark Office Action is a communication from the USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office) to the applicant of a trademark registration application. An

What happens if I do not respond to an office action?

What happens if I do not respond to an office action?

A Trademark Office Action is a communication from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) regarding your trademark application. It may include requests for

How long does the USPTO take to review my trademark office action response? 

How long does the USPTO take to review my trademark office action response? 

The length of time the USPTO takes to review your trademark office action response will vary depending on a number of factors, including the complexity

What is a comprehensive trademark search?

What is a comprehensive trademark search?

A comprehensive trademark search, also known as a full trademark search, is a type of trademark search that is conducted to thoroughly search existing trademark