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Articles tagged ‘trademark’

When Have My Intellectual Property Rights Been Viola…

Intellectual property rights, for many people, don’t ring as true as tangible property rights. But those people don’t know just how influential and important intellectual property rights can be. Many famous entertainers make...

Is My Domain Name a Trademark and Should I File a Tr…

In deciding whether to file a trademark application to protect your domain name, the first step is to determine whether you use your domain name as a trademark.  If your domain name is...

Commercial Use Requirements for Filing a Trademark

An important requirement when filing your federal trademark is showing that you are “commercial using” the mark you want to register. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) requires proof of “use” so...

Can I Use My Competitor’s Trademark as a Keyword f…

So, you may have a website and you want to drive traffic – potential customers – to your site. One of the ways that you do that is by designating “keywords”. These are...

5 Reasons You Should Use a Trademark Attorney for Yo…

As a trademark attorney and the founder of Gerben Law Firm and TrademarkArmor.com, every day I hear from clients whose trademarks have been rejected by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).  Many...