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Trademarks

  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: TEAS Plus vs. TEAS RF vs. TEAS Regular
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video compares and contrasts the three electronic versions of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application: TEAS Plus, TEAS RF, and TEAS Regular. It highlights the TEAS Plus filing requirements, which allow for a less expensive filing fee...

  • Embedded thumbnail for Basic Facts About Trademarks: What Every Small Business Should Know
    Published on Apr 27, 2017
    This video is part of the Trademark Basic Facts video series and is a must for anyone interested in starting a business to sell a product or offer a service.
  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: Applicant Information
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video explains how to fill out the Applicant Information page of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application. The information applies to TEAS Plus, TEAS RF, and TEAS Regular applications.

  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: Mark Drawing Page
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video explains how to fill out the Mark Drawing page of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application.  The information applies to TEAS Plus, TEAS RF, and TEAS Regular applications.

  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: Additional Statements
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video explains how to fill out the Additional Statements section of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application.  The information applies to TEAS Plus, TEAS RF, and TEAS Regular applications.

  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: Goods and Services (TEAS PLUS)
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video explains how to fill out the Goods and Services page of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application.  The information applies to TEAS PLUS applications only.

  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: Goods and Services (TEAS RF and TEAS Regular)
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video explains how to fill out the Goods and Services page of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application.  The information applies to TEAS RF and TEAS Regular applications only.

  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: Filing Basis
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video explains how to fill out the Filing Basis page of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application.  The information applies to TEAS Plus, TEAS RF, and TEAS Regular applications.

  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: Correspondence Information
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video explains how to fill out the Correspondence Information page of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application.  The information applies to TEAS Plus, TEAS RF, and TEAS Regular applications.

  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: Fee/Signature Information
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video explains how to fill out the Fee/Signature Information page of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application.  The information applies to TEAS Plus, TEAS RF, and TEAS Regular applications.

     

  • Embedded thumbnail for TEAS Nuts and Bolts: Validation Page
    Published on Oct 04, 2017

    This video explains how to fill out the Validation page of the USPTO’s federal trademark registration application. The information applies to TEAS Plus, TEAS RF, and TEAS Regular applications.

  • Embedded thumbnail for TMIN News 18: Ornamental
    Published on Oct 10, 2017

    This video introduces the concept of “ornamentation” and the “ornamental” refusal.  If you submit evidence that shows you only use your mark in an ornamental or decorative manner on your goods, we will refuse to register your mark. Learn how to overcome this...

  • Embedded thumbnail for TMIN News 19: Fees
    Published on Oct 10, 2017

    This video gives an overview of the most common filing fees required to apply for and maintain a federal trademark registration.  Your initial fee depends on (1) your application filing form, (2) your filing basis, and (3) the number of international classes in...

International IP

  • Embedded thumbnail for USPTO's Expanded Collaborative Search Pilot
    Published on Nov 22, 2017
    Learn about the USPTO’s Collaborative Search Pilot (CSP), an initiative with partnering international IP Offices that allows those filing patent applications in partnering Offices to have their application fast-tracked and reviewed concurrently. Its free to file...

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