There are several benefits of trademark protection. Read more about why it is important to protect it.
Trademarks are trickier than they seem!
Don't fall into the common pitfalls. Here are some 3 things to avoid doing at all costs before leaping forward with your business.
Within 3 business days, we will send you a Trademark Search Report that will clearly explain to you the likelihood of successfully registering your trademark. Flat fee of $400
Once we learn the lay of the land, Mr. Herman will advise you on how to strategically file your U.S. Trademark Application and answer all questions you have. No Fee
Mr. Herman will prepare your U.S. Trademark Application and file it with the USPTO. Our office will keep in touch with you every step of the way as we are WITH YOU TIL THE FINISH LINE® Flat fee of $595 + filing fees
1) The desired name is available for federal TM registration
2) Avoid liability of trademark infringement
3) Proof of due diligence
4) Better guidance on appropriate classes for filing the trademark
Info on: US = 1st to file (what does that mean?)
Trademark considerations (logo vs. no logo, what makes for a strong trademark,
How long does a TM last? (Forever, so long as maintenance fees are paid.)
What are Trademark Classes? (There is a total of 45. I would like all 45 classes added to it’s own page with a link to that page here)
Difference between 1(a) and 1(b) filings
Trademark Process (timeline of events)
Office Actions (confusingly similar, likelihood of confusion)
International Trademark Protection (Madrid Protocol info - link to list of participating countries)
Why hire an attorney? Why not do it myself or use Legal Zoom?
- Avoid costly pitfalls
- Receive best advice
- Trademarks are trickier than it looks
- Having an attorney of record on a TM app can serve as a deterrent to others and appeal to prospective partners/investors/businesses
- Cost effective manner for acquiring attorney representation that may benefit your business in other ways
We help clients obtain their disability benefits from Social Security and some LTD/STD carriers. Mr. Herman offers a complimentary case assessment and does not collect a legal fee unless he wins your case!
Mr. Herman has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs and new businesses protect and defend their brand identity. He has an impeccable track record at successfully registering U.S. Trademarks.
Not only has Mr. Herman filed and received his own patent, but he also manages a patent group based in Arizona that is dedicated to conducting thorough patent research and helping first-time inventors protect their ideas.
If you are the original author of a "work" (such as a literary piece, picture, proprietary marketing material, music, or the like and you wish to protect yourself against plagiarism and copycats, we can register your U.S. Copyright..
Does somebody else own a website domain that infringes on your trademark rights? Mr. Herman has experience resolving web domain disputes through negotiation and by filing a complaint with ICANN under the UDRP.
How much is your intellectual property worth? This will be a very important negotiating point between you and a potential venture capitalist interested in investing in you or a company you'd like to license or assign rights to.