Trademark, Patents & Copyrights
What are the benefits of a registered trademark?
Do I need to register my trademark?
Do I have to be a U.S. citizen to obtain a federal trademark registration?
Is a federal trademark registration valid outside the United States?
What are "common law" trademark rights?
Who can file a trademark application?
How long does it take for a trademark to be registered?
How long does a trademark registration last?
How do I contest someone else using or attempting to register a trademark similar to mine?
Can the ownership of a trademark be assigned or transferred from one person or entity to another?
What kind of review will the USPTO conduct after I file my trademark application?
What is a Basic Federal Direct-Hit Search?
Will the examining attorney search for conflicting trademarks?
What are some other reasons the USPTO might refuse my trademark?
How do I register my company name?
What is a service mark?
How can I obtain state registration of a trademark?
How do I know if I need trademark or copyright protection?
When and how can one party use another's trademark?
What are the differences between my business filings and my trademark rights?
How do I list the products and/or services on my Trademark application?
What are Classes for Trademark Products and Services?
What is a trademark specimen and how does it relate to goods and services?