Trademark specimens overview for experienced filers

The video recording of this expired event is posted above. You can watch recordings of all past Trademarks Webinar Series presentations on the Trademarks Webinar Series page.

 Also available is a PDF of the presentation slides featuring legal citations and cases.

Are you an experienced trademark filer interested in learning more about United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) practices regarding specimens? Register now for the latest installment of the Trademarks Webinar Series on March 30 from 3-4:30 p.m. ET. and learn from our expert attorneys as they discuss:

  • Recent changes to requirements for specimens of use
  • Common issues with specimens
  • What USPTO trademark examining attorneys look for when reviewing specimens

You'll also have the opportunity to ask the experts specific questions related to specimens.

Register now

This webinar is intended for trademark professionals and will use a high degree of legal terminology and concepts. The USPTO is applying for CLE credit in Virginia for this course. Participants will also receive a certificate of attendance and presentation materials for acquiring CLE credit in other states. Our popular Trademarks Webinar Series tends to fill up fast, so register now to save your spot.  

A recording of this event will be posted on our website within three weeks of its conclusion.


  • Renee Servance, managing attorney 
  • Mark Rademacher, legal policy staff attorney

Accessibility and contact

This webinar is accessible to individuals with disabilities. Captioning will be provided. Other reasonable accommodations may be available upon request. For any questions about this webinar, please contact