Six Tips for Avoiding a USPTO Trademark Office Action

CMRS Law Trademark

Previously, I wrote about two important considerations to keep in mind when selecting a trademark: (1) avoid creating a likelihood of confusion with a pre-existing trademark and (2) select a legally strong mark. In addition to those two considerations, there are several other issues to keep in mind if you want to register your mark with the United States Patent …

Responding to an Office Action – Trademark Application Rejected

Elliott Stapleton Trademark

An office action is issued by an examining attorney rejecting an application, as submitted, to register a Trademark. The response typically requires legal arguments and changes on the initial application. It is best to use qualified counsel when responding to an office action to ensure your company’s rights are protected. Click here to schedule a free initial consultation for review …