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Necessity is the Mother of Invention

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Entrepreneurs see a need in society and develop a solution to fulfil that need. The rewards can be great, both to the society and the entrepreneur. But in order for those rewards to be realized the people who can benefit from the entrepreneur’s innovation need to be made aware of it. Once they are aware of it, they need to know how to access it, whether it is a product or a service. Before they can access it, they need to remember it, especially what it is called. This is one of the most important functions of a trademark: as a way for the consumers of your product or service to store the information they will need to purchase your offering and to continue to repeatedly purchase your offerings in the future. Your trademark (also referred to below as TM)...
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USPTO Trademark Filing Fees are Going Up

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On January 2, 2021, the fees for various types of trademark (also referred to as TM) filings are being increased by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.  Notably, the TEAS standard filing fee is increasing from $275 to $350, and the TEAS PLUS fee is increasing from $225 to $250. Other fees, such as the fee for the Declaration of Continued Use, are increasing as well. In the grand scheme of things, this should not be a big concern to applicants.  A trademark is a valuable piece of intellectual property, that if properly maintained can increase in value as time goes by. The small additional expenses necessitated by these increased USPTO filing fees are not something that any serious entrepreneur or established business owner would consider an impediment to federal registration of their trademarks. In the United States, we...
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You Can Still See Your Lawyer

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With the move to digital meetings and virtually every aspect of life online, we are pleased to let our clients know they can still consult with us face to face. If you have questions about your U.S. trademark or a new trademark you are considering using or applying to register in the United States, you can talk to us. You can have a tele-consult by telephone or video conference. And it doesn’t matter whether you are in New York or Texas, Singapore or Sydney, London or Hong Kong or anywhere in between. As long as you have a phone or an internet connection, we’re here to consult with you about your U.S. trademark questions, United States Patent and Trademark applications and trademark registrations. When it comes to searching and applying to register trademarks with the USPTO, we can help you...
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TOM WILENTZ | NEW YORK TRADEMARK ATTORNEY | NY TM LAW FIRM

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YOU CAN STILL SEE YOUR LAWYER With the move to digital meetings and virtually every aspect of life online, we are pleased to let our clients know they can still consult with us face to face. If you have questions about your U.S. trademark or a new trademark you are considering using or applying to register in the United States, you can talk to us. You can have a tele-consult by telephone or video conference. And it doesn’t matter whether you are in New York or Texas, Singapore or Sydney, London or Hong Kong or anywhere in between. As long as you have a phone or an internet connection, we’re here to consult with you about your U.S. trademark questions, United States Patent and Trademark applications and trademark registrations. When it comes to searching and applying to register trademarks with…

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Why Register A Trademark

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Trademark RegistrationWhy Register A TrademarkConfers Many Legal Benefits Ready To Register Your Trademark? Call (914) 723-0394 What Is A Trademark A trademark is any symbol, phrase or word that you use to identify the source of your goods or services. Coca-Cola is a famous trademark for a cola flavored beverage. Pepsi-Cola is another famous trademark for a different cola flavored beverage. Tiffany is a famous trademark for a retailer of luxury jewelry. APPLE and IBM are trademarks for computers. Trademarks allow companies to form a reputation for quality by consistently providing excellent products or services under the trademark. Once consumers have become accustomed to receiving excellent quality goods or services under the trademark, it is said that the trademark has acquired “good will,” which can make the trademark very valuable. By providing a consistent level of quality in the goods...
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4 Step Trademark Registration Service

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Let Us Help You With Your Trademark Registration Call (914) 723-0394 Trademark Registration In 4 StepsHow It Works Step 1 Education, Screening & TM Search Get The Full Details Step 2 Attorney Opinion Letter & Consultation Get The Full Details Step 3 Filing Order & Application For Registration Get The Full Details Step 4 Follow Up & Trademark Monitoring Get The Full Details Trademark Registration In 4 StepsStep 1Education, Preliminary Screening and Comprehensive Trademark Search We believe all trademark users need to have a basic knowledge of trademark law to conduct their affairs wisely. That’s why one of the components of our service is client education. When you become a new client we’ll schedule a consultation during which we’ll inform you of important trademark issues you should understand, and also provide you with our Get Trademark Smart! informational brochure for...
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Trademark Application Services

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Trademark Application Services Get your United States Trademark Application filed with the USPTO Need Help With Your Trademark Application? Call (914) 723-0394 Get Your United States Trademark Application Filed With The USPTO Here's How We Can HelpTrademark Application Services Relax while we make it easy for you to have your trademark filed with the USPTO.  We’ll need you to give us some basic information about the trademark, then we will clarify everything and provide you with a written filing order for you to review.  Once you approve the filing order, we’ll file the application electronically with the USPTO.  You’ll obtain your priority filing date for your Principal Register trademark application on the date it’s filed. +18 Years Experience Prosecuting Trademark Applications Put Experience On Your SideTrademark Application Services We’ll take care of the filing.  You get the benefit of our...
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Your Guide To U.S. Trademark Law: An Overview

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Your Guide ToU.S. Trademark Law Learn about the steps you need to take to claim trademark rights and apply for trademark registration. The information here is an overview and does not review every aspect of the law or registration process. Table Of Contents 1. Selecting The Trademark 2. Trademark Screening & Clearance 3. Federal Registration 3.1 Preparing The Application 3.2 Office Actions 3.3 Opposition Period 4. Trademark Enforcement 5. Maintaining Your Registration 1. Selecting The Trademark If you already have a mark in mind, you should consult with a trademark attorney concerning its availability for use and registration. A mark that is the generic term for the goods, such as LEAF BLOWER for a leaf blower product, cannot be registered, and cannot function as a trademark. Terms that are “merely descriptive” of the product likewise cannot be registered on the...
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Trademark Search

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Is Your Desired Trademark Available?Trademark Search Perform an appropriate trademark search before applying for your trademark. Exact Match Screening Comprehensive Trademark Search Ready To Get Started On Your Trademark Search? Call (914) 723-0394 Exact Match Screening Exact Match USPTO & State Trademark Screening This is a screening of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and all 50 State trademark registers. It includes USPTO pending applications, registered marks, and state registered marks. The Exact Match screening searches only for your exact trademark. Please note that this is a preliminary screening and does not substitute for a comprehensive trademark search, which is recommended to all clients prior to adopting, using or applying to register any trademark. Comprehensive Trademark Search Comprehensive Trademark Search With Attorney Opinion Letter This is a survey of use of your proposed trademark and other similar marks,...
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International Trademarks

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No Matter Where You Do Business...International Trademarks...Our Business Is To Protect Yours If you have a matter involving international trademark search and trademark registration, we can help. Need To Protect Your Trademark Overseas? Call (914) 723-0394 International Trademark Law Protect Your Trademark Overseas If you’re operating overseas or plan to be, it’s a good idea to consider applying to register your trademark in the countries where you’ll be doing business.  We’re here to provide you with thoughtful advice pertaining to your specific situation. Did You Know? Did you know that the United States is no longer the world’s center of economic gravity to the extent it once was? It’s getting more important as each year goes by, and the world becomes ever more interconnected, to consider a global imprint for your trademark.  We can help you put together a strategy...
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