Is there any trademark protection while filing?

Heather F. ∙ October 4, 2016

As soon as the USPTO receives your application, your application will be assigned a filing date. This filing date generally gives your application priority over applications with a later filing date. Keep in mind that common law protections exist as long as your mark is being used in commerce. Sending your application to the USPTO typically takes 3-5 weeks from the date your order is placed.

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