Trademark basics

Are you an entrepreneur or a small business owner? Do you have a name or logo you're using to advertise your business? Join the experts at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for an informative session where we will explore the different types of trademarks, including words, slogans, designs, logos, and trade dress.

This discussion will also include:

  • How to search our database for potentially conflicting marks
  • How to select strong trademarks
  • The steps to file a trademark application
  • Trademarks filing and maintenance fees

Register today

To learn more, please visit the USPTO's trademark basics page

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