From: Mitzi Jumper [MitziJ@buildabear.com]
Sent: Wednesday, April 09, 2008 3:01 PM
To: TM Mailing Rules
Subject: Proposed Rule Regarding Filing Trademark Correspondence by Express Mail or Under A Certificate of Mailing (02-29-2008)
You have likely received other comments relating to this, but it does not appear that the issues surrounding the filing of a request to divide have been considered. Although extension request and statement of use forms are available for electronic filing, request to divide forms are not, at least as of this date. Accordingly, it is impossible to file a request to divide, together with the associated documents (generally an extension request and a statement of use), by any means other than on paper. Thus, eliminating the certificate of mailing procedure for extensions of time and statements of use (at least when these documents accompany a request to divide), would certainly seem to create a hardship, given there is no other option for filing.
Thanks for your consideration.
Mitzi G. Jumper
1954 Innerbelt Business Center Drive
Saint Louis, MO 63114-5760
PH: 314-423-8000, Ext. 5277
Visit our new virtual world at http://www.buildabearville.com
A WHOLE NEW WORLD STUFFED WITH FUN
The information in this message may be privileged, "confidential" and protected from disclosure and/or intended only for the addressee(s) named above. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, or an employee or agent responsible for delivering this message to the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution or copying of the communication is strictly prohibited. If you have received this communication in error, please notify us immediately by replying to the message and deleting it from your computer. Thank you beary much.
P Please consider the environment before printing this email.