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Trademark Infringement: How to Protect Your Trademark

Welcome to Trademark Law Radio, a top web resource on issues of trademark infringement, trademark licensing, trademark protection, and trademark registration. Welcome to Trademark Law Radio, my name is Trademark Infringement Attorney Enrico Schaefer.  I work for a law firm that specializes in all trademark matters, trademark law, trademark registration, and, of course, trademark licensing […]

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Trademark Basics: How to Protect Your Name as a Trademark

Welcome to Trademark Law Radio, a top web resource on issues of trademark infringement, trademark licensing, trademark protection, and trademark registration. Welcome to Trademark Law Radio.  My name is Trademark Attorney Enrico Schaefer and today we are going to be talking about name and brand protection. If you are going to start a new company, […]

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What is a Trademark Drawing?

SANDHYA MAHAJAN, TMIN INVESTIGATIVE REPORTER: Thankfully, this is one of the easiest parts of the application. But don’t relax too much; it is critical that you complete this section correctly. The depiction of the mark you submit now is what will appear on your registration certificate once the application process is completed. And remember: you […]

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After You Register Your Mark, You Need to Maintain the Mark with the USPTO?

MARK TRADEMAN, TMIN NEWS ANCHOR: Congratulations on the registration of your trademark! You’ve probably invested a lot of time and money into getting this registration, so don’t forget to take the actions necessary to protect your valuable asset. Trademark rights can last forever, but in order to keep your federal trademark registration you must continue […]

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I have Achieved Trademark Registration: How Do I Protect My Trademark from Third Party Infringement?

MARK TRADEMAN, TMIN NEWS ANCHOR: Thanks for staying with us in our continuing coverage of critical application issues for trademark filers. As before, if you want to avoid delays in the prosecution of your application, you must pay attention to the following important tips. First, remember that registration is not instantaneous or guaranteed. Each application […]

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What is a Trademark Specimen Acceptable to the USPTO

MARK TRADEMAN, TMIN NEWS ANCHOR: Like most applicants, you’re probably wondering, “What in the world is a specimen?” The easiest way to think about it is this: a specimen shows how you actually use the mark in commerce in connection with your goods and services. For example, if you have applied for goods, you’ll want […]

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What is the Basis of My Trademark Filing: Understanding Use in Commerce

SANDHYA MAHAJAN, TMIN INVESTIGATIVE REPORTER: Not sure what a filing basis is or what yours might be? Confused by Section 1 and Section 44? Thinking you might just click on all the buttons and hope for the best? Never fear. Keep it tuned right here and I’ll give you a quick breakdown on what you […]

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Identifying the Proper Goods and Services for My Trademark Registration

MARK TRADEMAN, TMIN NEWS ANCHOR: Confused about how to identify your goods and services? You’re not alone. Stay tuned for some important tips and keep in mind… Correctly identifying your goods and services is one of the most critical aspects of your application. A failure to correctly list the goods and services with which you […]

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Who Should I Identify as the Owner of My Trademark Registration?

MARK TRADEMAN, TMIN NEWS ANCHOR: I know, I know, it’s a “name” section, right? It should be easy. Wrong. More applicants incorrectly fill out this section than just about any other. And that’s not good. If this section is incorrect, your application may be void and you will have lost valuable time and your non-refundable […]

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How to Perform a Trademark Search and Obtain a Trademark Availability Opinion

MARK TRADEMAN, TMIN NEWS ANCHOR: Hello, everyone, and welcome to a special edition of “Trademan’s Trademark Talkback.” Where you ask the questions you want and we give you the answers you need. Thanks for all your e-mails, texts, video chats, and everything else you send in; keep ’em coming. We’ll try and take more throughout […]

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