How to Oppose a Trademark Application

When is the right time to oppose a trademark application? Before you can oppose a trademark application, the mark must first receive preliminary approval. A trademark application is “published for opposition” after it has undergone a favorable examination process. If and when a trademark application has been approved for publication, you can oppose the mark […]

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What is a trademark Notice of Publication (published for opposition)?

What is a trademark Notice of Publication? A Notice of Publication in a trademark application is good news for the applicant. It means that the trademark application has received preliminary approval by the USPTO trademark examining attorney, i.e., the trademark examiner. The applicant is one step closer to a trademark registration. Before reaching registration, however, […]

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