Trademarks

Accelerate your Intellectual Property

Protecting your brand is important to your business. Select IP supports businesses to develop an effective trademark protection strategy. We handle all aspects of US trademark law, including:

Trademark Analysis – Determine the state of the market so you can maximize the return on your trademark investment.

Trademark Searches – Trademark availability investigations, including common law usage.

Trademark Applications – Trademark application preparation and prosecution by an experienced trademark attorney for both the United States (federal and state) and internationally via Madrid Protocol;

Trademark Trials and Appeals – Matters handled before the Trademark Trial and Appeals Board (TTAB)

Trademark Tracking Services – Receive notification when someone is infringing on your brand.

Trademark Enforcement – Trademark infringement investigation and protection; and

Trademark and IP Licensing – Preparing and drafting trademark IP licensing agreements including consent and coexistence agreements.

Below are links to rules and regulations relevant to obtaining trademarks in the United States.


U.S. Trademark Laws (15 U.S.C. 1051)

USPTO Trademark Rules (C.F.R.)

Trademark Manual of Procedure (TMEP)

Trademark Manual of Identification and Classification of Goods and Services

Trademark Official Gazette (TMOG)

WIPO Nice Classifications

Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Manual of Procedure (TBMP)

Trademark Trial And Appeal Board (TTAB) Procedures

California Trademark Application Forms