- Striking submissions
- Precluding parties from appearing before the USPTO
- Terminating USPTO.gov accounts
- Terminating proceedings
We’ve posted a Federal Register Notice announcing that documents associated with the sanctions process for a particular application or registration, including any administrative orders, will appear in the electronic file record and will be viewable by the public in the Trademark Status and Document Retrieval system.
You may submit comments regarding this process to TMFRNotices@uspto.gov. The comment period is open through February 4, 2022.
The USPTO has dedicated extensive resources to fight trademark fraud. Read our recent blog on our comprehensive efforts to protect trademark owners, applicants, and the U.S. trademark register.