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Sands Anderson PC: But Wait…. There’s More: Recent Offers to Trademark Applicants and Registrants

By: Donna Ray Berkelhammer A client with a pending federal trademark application called the other day and asked if he should go ahead and pay the "Trademark Office" invoice directly. Trouble is, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office does not send invoices. It is up to the applicant or his...

Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers LLP: Crazy In Love With Trademarks: What Can Jay-Z and Beyoncé Teach Us About Trademark Filing?

By Steven Abreu , a member of our Trademark Practice Group U.S. trademark applications are matters of public record. When celebrity super-couple Jay-Z and Beyoncé filed a trademark application for their infant daughter's name, Blue Ivy Carter, the public took notice. Are trademarks...