18 07, 2019

SCOTUS RULING STRIKES DOWN BAN ON SCANDALOUS AND IMMORAL TRADEMARKS

By | 2019-07-18T13:13:13-08:00 July 18th, 2019|trademark, Trademark, Trademarks & Copyrights, Uncategorized|Comments Off on SCOTUS RULING STRIKES DOWN BAN ON SCANDALOUS AND IMMORAL TRADEMARKS

For decades the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) has refused to register trademarks consisting of words or symbols deemed “immoral’ or ‘scandalous’, in accordance with Section 2(a) of The Lanham Act.  In recent weeks, however, the Supreme Court of the United States struck down this long-held prohibition when it ruled that the refusal to [...]

2 10, 2017

Tips to Combat Trademark Misuse

By | 2018-01-24T08:09:25-08:00 October 2nd, 2017|trademark|Comments Off on Tips to Combat Trademark Misuse

A San Diego trademark attorney at Gehres Law Group, P.C. provides assistance with trademarking your intellectual property and can offer advice and assistance on how your company can best protect your trademarks.  Trademark infringement is costly and has the potential to adversely impact your brand identity if substandard products are made with your mark and [...]

11 09, 2017

Should You License Your Trademark?

By | 2017-09-11T05:33:59-08:00 September 11th, 2017|trademark|Comments Off on Should You License Your Trademark?

The experienced trademark lawyers at Gehres Law Group, P.C. provide advice on protecting your trademark through registration and litigation if your trademark rights are violated. We can also assist you in making decisions about whether to license your trademark and can negotiate licensing agreements on your behalf.  Should You License your Trademark? Licensing your trademark [...]

10 08, 2017

A Trademark Lawyer Explains What Your Company Can Trademark

By | 2017-09-11T05:38:25-08:00 August 10th, 2017|trademark|Comments Off on A Trademark Lawyer Explains What Your Company Can Trademark

A trademark lawyer at Gehres Law Group can provide you with insight into how best to protect your company's intellectual property. Today, intellectual property is often among the most valuable property that acompany owns. It is vital that you understand the different kinds of protections that are available, and that you follow the appropriate process [...]

15 04, 2016

TRADEMARK MAINTENANCE: How Do I Maintain a Registration?

By | 2017-09-11T06:16:09-08:00 April 15th, 2016|Intellectual Property, trademark, Trademark, Trademarks & Copyrights|Comments Off on TRADEMARK MAINTENANCE: How Do I Maintain a Registration?

A Trademark is a Living Asset If you have a registered trademark with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”), you have taken a very important step in protecting your businesses’ brand.  However, what happens after you receive that registration?  Do you own your trademark forever?  Not exactly.  Once you have obtained a federal [...]