Innovation Capital Law Group publishes flat rate attorney’s fees for IP matters, including a fee schedule of attorney’s fees and cost estimates for TTAB proceedings here.

Here are 2017 attorney fee estimates for TTAB oppositions and cancellations:

2017 Attorney Fee Schedule for TTAB Trademark Oppositions & Cancellations

  Petitioner

(Plaintiff)

Respondent

(Defendant)

Running Subtotal

 

Initial Matters      
Notice of Opposition / Petition to Cancel starting at $1,500

 

Answer $1,500  
Mandatory Discovery Conference $1,000 $1,000 $2,500+
Discovery  
Initial Disclosures $500 $500 $3,000+
Propounding Discovery Requests starting at $1,000 starting at $1,000 $4,000+
Responding to Discovery Requests Variable

(approx.. $3-12K)

Variable

(approx.. $3-12K)

$7-16K
Reviewing Discovery Responses Variable

(approx.. $3-10K)

Variable

(approx.. $3-10K)

$10-26K
Depositions $3-5K/depo $3-5K/depo $13-45K
Expert Disclosures Due

(Optional)

Variable

(approx.. $5-10K)

Variable

(approx..  $5-10K)

$18-55K
Motion Practice
Motion for Summary Judgment (MSJ) Variable

(approx.. $7-20K)

Variable

(approx.. $7-20K)

$25-75K
Trial    
Plaintiff’s Pretrial Disclosures $5-10K  
Plaintiff’s 30-day Trial Period $10-30K $5-15K to review  
Defendant’s Pretrial Disclosures $5-10K  
Defendant’s 30-day Trial Period $5-15K to review $10-30K  
Hearing Variable

(approx.. $10-20K)

Variable

(approx.. $10-20K)

 
  approx.. $55-150K

Rates disclosed above consist of attorney’s fees only, and exclude third party costs (e.g., government filing fees, 3rd party vendors, etc.).  Actual fees may vary depending upon complexity of matter.

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Vic Lin

Startup Patent Attorney | IP Chair at Innovation Capital Law Group
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