The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is responsible for registering trademarks, and businesses need to protect their brand identity by securing a trademark. However, with the increasing amount of personal information required to file a trademark application, it is essential to protect your privacy. Your sensitive information, including your name, address, and even… Continue reading How to Protect Your Privacy at the USPTO When Filing a Trademark Application
From Filing to Enforcement: A Comprehensive Guide to Safeguarding Your Certification Marks
Certification marks are valuable assets for businesses, organizations, and individuals who wish to distinguish their products or services from their competitors. However, protecting and registering certification marks can be a complicated and challenging process, especially for those unfamiliar with the legal framework surrounding intellectual property. This guide provides a comprehensive overview of how to protect… Continue reading From Filing to Enforcement: A Comprehensive Guide to Safeguarding Your Certification Marks
How to Register a Korean Trademark in the United States
Are you a Korean company looking to expand your business in the United States and protect your brand? Registering a trademark is important in establishing your presence in the American market and safeguarding your intellectual property rights. However, the process of registering a trademark in the United States can be complex and confusing, especially for… Continue reading How to Register a Korean Trademark in the United States
Best Practices for Drafting Trademark Applications for the Metaverse, NFTs, and Blockchain
The Metaverse, Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), and Blockchain are rapidly emerging technologies revolutionizing how we interact with digital assets. As these technologies become increasingly prevalent, businesses start to recognize the importance of protecting their intellectual property in the virtual world. One crucial aspect of protecting intellectual property in the Metaverse, NFTs, and Blockchain is through trademark… Continue reading Best Practices for Drafting Trademark Applications for the Metaverse, NFTs, and Blockchain
A Guide to Trademark Protection in the Metaverse for Small Businesses
In recent years, the Metaverse has emerged as a new frontier for businesses to expand their operations and engage with customers in a virtual space. As businesses navigate this new digital realm, protecting their intellectual property, including their trademarks, becomes increasingly important. Trademarks play a vital role in establishing a business’s identity and reputation, and… Continue reading A Guide to Trademark Protection in the Metaverse for Small Businesses
Trademarking Signature Pose/Looks – A Step Towards Individuality Protection
A trademark can be “any term, phrase, symbol, design, or a combination of these things that distinguishes your goods or services,” according to the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”). Can a physical gesture be registered as a trademark? The solution is not entirely obvious. Wide spectrum for application When popularity reaches a certain… Continue reading Trademarking Signature Pose/Looks – A Step Towards Individuality Protection
Trademark: Adding New Artificial Digital or Internet Words to the Domain
There has been an increase in trademark registration of digital or internet marks due to the rising trends of digital goods and services and other internet-related products. These made-up words are frequently registered as trademarks to identify specific product descriptions. In one of the most recent cases, the word “TOOLTIME” was given trademark registration for… Continue reading Trademark: Adding New Artificial Digital or Internet Words to the Domain
An Overview of Maintaining the Accountability of your Trademark
Every brand has a unique identity. In addition to the quality of service, trademarks help people recognize and trust a brand and its goods and services. Trademarks help to maintain the relationship between a brand and its customers by making it stand unique. Since trademarks are important for a brand or business, one should learn… Continue reading An Overview of Maintaining the Accountability of your Trademark
Non-traditional trademarks: the new normal?
Every product and service we utilize daily has its uniqueness. The individuality of each product and service depends on the Trademark that the company provides. A traditional and non-traditional trademark helps a product or good to stand unique from others and define its identity. It can be a logo, a design, a symbol, or whatever… Continue reading Non-traditional trademarks: the new normal?
What Happens If My Trademarks Are Already Registered in China?
Registering your trademarks is a crucial step in the process of entering the China market by establishing a business here. Even if your trademark was previously registered abroad, you still need to do it in China to safeguard the IP there. If your trademarks are already registered, what happens? We shall examine your possibilities in… Continue reading What Happens If My Trademarks Are Already Registered in China?