Tamara's Tips

Over the next few weeks, I'll summarize the top ten trademark myths.  People have false beliefs about a lot of things related to trademarks and how the Patent and Trademark Office works.  So let's get started...

People are sometimes on the fence as to whether to coast by with common law trademark rights or apply for State or Federal trademark protection.  As a trademark lawyer, of course I encourage them to register!  Several benefits of formal registration make it a more desirable way to protect a word or design that is used in connection with particular goods or services.  The top three reasons to register a trademark include:

Next month, Tamara will discuss trademarks and social media at two events.