Syndicate content

Trademarks

Trademark Infringement: Do You Need an Attorney?

You have encountered another business that is using a name for its product or service that is identical or very similar to yours, and you feel you a...

read more


Hiring a Trademark Attorney

If you become involved in a trademark dispute, are having trouble getting your mark registered, or simply want some advice from a professional about...

read more


Responding to a Trademark Examiner's Objection

If you have filed for a federal trademark registration at the U.S. Patent and Trademark office, chances are good that you have received (or will rec...

read more


What Good is an Unregistered Trademark?

An unregistered trademark is a mark that has not been registered at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (or at any of the state trademark offices).

read more


Trademark Class 37: Construction and Repair Services

Class 37 includes building construction; repair; installation services.

read more


Trademark Class 34: Tobacco Products

Class 34 includes Tobacco; smokers' articles; matches. Class 34 is one of 45 classes used by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) when group...

read more


Trademark Class 33: Alcoholic Beverages

Class 33 includes alcoholic beverages (except beers).

read more


Trademark Class 32: Beers and Beverages

Class 32 includes beers; mineral and aerated waters and other non-alcoholic beverages; fruit beverages and fruit juices; syrups and other preparatio...

read more


Trademark Class 31: Grains, Agriculture

Class 31 includes grains and agricultural, horticultural and forestry products not included in other classes; live animals; fresh fruits and vegetab...

read more


Trademark Class 29: Meat, Fish Poultry

Class 29 includes meat, fish, poultry and game; meat extracts; preserved, frozen, dried and cooked fruits and vegetables; jellies, jams, compotes; e...

read more


Trademark Classes

001 - Chemicals

read more


Trademark Class 45: Legal and Security Services

Examples of Class 45 trademarks.  Nathan Notary is for Notary Services

read more


Trademark Class 44: Medical and Veterinary Services

Class 44 includes medical care, hygienic and beauty care given by persons or establishments to human beings and animals; it also includes services r...

read more


Trademark Class 27: Carpets

Class 27 includes carpets, rugs, mats and matting, linoleum and other materials for covering existing floors; wall hangings (non-textile). Class 27 ...

read more


Trademark Class 26: Lace and Embroidery

Class 26 includes lace and embroidery, ribbons and braid; buttons, hooks and eyes, pins and needles; artificial flowers.

read more


Trademark Class 25: Clothing

Class 25 includes clothing, footwear, and headgear.  Class 25 is one of 45 classes used by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) when group...

read more


Trademark Class 24: Textiles

Class 24 includes textiles and textile goods, not included in other classes; bed covers, table covers, textiles (piece goods) and textile covers for h...

read more


Trademark Class 23: Yarns and Threads

Class 23 includes yarns and threads, for textile use. Class 23 is one of 45 classes used by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) when groupi...

read more


Trademark Class 22: Ropes and Textile Products

Class 22 includes ropes, string, nets, tents, awnings, tarpaulins, sails, sacks and bags (not included in other classes); padding and stuffing mater...

read more


Trademark Class 21: Household Utensils

Class 21 includes mainly small, hand-operated utensils and apparatus for household and kitchen use as well as toilet utensils, glassware and article...

read more


Trademark Class 20: Furniture

Class 20 includes mainly furniture, mirrors, picture frames; goods (not included in other classes) of wood, cork, reed, cane, wicker, horn, bone, iv...

read more


Trademark Class 19: Building Materials

Class 19 includes mainly non-metallic building materials. Class 19 is one of 45 classes used by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) when gr...

read more


Trademark Class 18: Leather Goods

Class 18 includes mainly leather, leather imitations, travel goods not included in other classes and saddlery. Class 18 is one of 45 classes used by...

read more


Trademark Class 17: Rubber Products

Class 17 includes mainly electrical, thermal and acoustic insulating materials and plastics, being for use in manufacture in the form of sheets, blo...

read more


Trademark Class 16: Paper Goods

Class 16 includes paper, cardboard and goods made from these materials. Class 16 is one of 45 classes used by the U.S.

read more


Trademark Class 15: Musical Instruments

Class 15 includes musical instruments and in particular mechanical pianos and their accessories, musical boxes, electrical and electronic musical in...

read more


Trademark Class 14: Precious Metals

Class 14 includes mainly precious metals, goods in precious metals not included in other classes and, in general jewelry, clocks and watches.

read more


Trademark Class 13: Firearms

Class 13 includes firearms; ammunition and projectiles; explosives; and fireworks.

read more


Trademark Class 12: Vehicles

Class 12 includes vehicles – devices, machines and apparatus for locomotion by land, air or water.  This Class includes, in particular: motors a...

read more


Trademark Class 11: Appliances

Class 11 includes appliances for lighting, heating, steam generating, cooking, refrigerating, drying, ventilating, water supply and sanitary purpose...

read more


Trademark Class 10: Medical Supplies

Class 10 surgical, medical, dental and veterinary apparatus and instruments, artificial limbs, eyes and teeth; orthopedic articles; and suture mater...

read more


Trademark Class 9: Computers and Scientific Devices

Class 9 includes scientific, nautical, surveying, photographic, cinematographic, optical, weighing, measuring, signalling, checking (supervision), l...

read more


Trademark Class 8: Hand Tools

Class 8  includes mainly hand-operated implements used as tools in the respective professions. Class 8 is one of 45 classes used by the U.S.

read more


Trademark Class 7: Machines

Class 7 includes machines and machine tools; motors and engines (except for land vehicles); machine coupling and transmission components (except for...

read more


Trademark Class 6: Common Metals

Class 6 includes mainly unwrought and partly wrought common metals as well as simple products made of them. Class 6 is one of 45 classes used by the...

read more


Trademark Class 5: Pharmaceuticals

Class 5 includes mainly pharmaceuticals and other preparations for medical or veterinary purposes. Class 5 is one of 45 classes used by the U.S.

read more


Trademark Class 4: Industrial Oils and Lubricants

Class 4 includes industrial oils and greases; lubricants; dust absorbing, wetting and binding compositions; fuels (including motor spirit) and illum...

read more


Trademark Class 3: Cosmetics and Cleaning Substances

Class 3 includes cosmetics and cleaning preparations, including bleaching preparations and other substances for laundry use; cleaning, polishing, sc...

read more


Trademark Class 2: Paints and Varnishes

Class 2 includes mainly paints, colorants and preparations used for the protection against corrosion. Class 2 is one of 45 classes used by the U.S.

read more


Trademark Class 1: Chemical Products

Class 1 includes chemical products used in industry, science and agriculture, including those that go to the making of products belonging to other c...

read more


Collective Marks: When Your Group Wants to Protects its Name

A collective mark is a symbol, label, word, phrase, or other distinguishing mark that signifies membership in an organization (a collective membersh...

read more


Registering Your Trademark Outside the U.S.

The Madrid Protocol is a system that allows an applicant to file simultaneous registration applications in any of the 88 nations that belong to the ...

read more


What is a Naked Trademark License?

If you grant others the right to use your trademark (known as a trademark  license), you must always supervise the nature and quality of the goods ...

read more


Can You Register a Domain Name As a Trademark?

You’re the owner of a trademark if you’re the first to use it. That principle also applies to a domain name that functions as your trademark. ...

read more


How to Do a Trademark Search

Doing a trademark search is important because you need to determine whether another business is already using a trademark that's identical or similar ...

read more


Enforcing Your Trademark Rights

How can you stop a competing business from using a trademark similar to yours? Your rights depend on whether you are properly using your trademark, an...

read more


LA-NOLO1:DRU.1.6.1.20140626.27175