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Check for Existing Trade Mark Conflicts and Thereafter Promptly Register Your Mark

AVAILABILITY SEARCHES FOR EXISTING TRADE MARK CONFLICTS   Prior to making your final selection of a new trademark, you must determine if anyone else is using the same, or a confusingly similar, trademark on either the same type or product or a related product.  The usual way this is done is to consult a trade […]

Considerations in Selecting a New Special Product Trade Mark

  Let us assume that none of your existing trademarks will serve your purpose.  There are roughly three types of trademarks to choose from:  meaningless, suggestive, descriptive.   Meaningless Trade Marks   These are arbitrary mark which, initially at least, connote nothing about the product of its use.  Known as “strong” trademarks, they are the […]