What Should Be Discussed During a TTAB Discovery Conference?

What subjects should be covered during a TTAB Discovery Conference? In a TTAB¬†trademark opposition or cancellation proceeding, attorneys for both sides must conduct a mandatory discovery conference early on. This early meeting between the parties must take place before discovery can begin.¬†In a sense, the discovery conference helps put the brakes on a trademark case […]

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TTAB trademark oppositions and cancellations: What to know

Trademark opposition or cancellation: What are the differences? Trademark oppositions and cancellations are adversarial proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) of the USPTO to defeat the registration of a mark. A trademark opposition seeks to block a trademark application from registering. A trademark cancellation seeks to cancel a registered mark. Therefore, oppositions […]

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