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Bonus content! Newly registered marks for the week of 18 June 2024

Trademark Tuesday - Bonus Registered Trademarks - week of 18 June 2024

Note: These marks are now fully registered and active! This list is compiled from the Trademark Official Gazette, which publishes a list of the newest registered marks every week. (Some of these are legitimate brand names! I’ve included them on this list because those brand names are also words or phrases that may be used […]

Trademark Tuesday – New and Cancelled Marks – 18 June 2024

Trademark Tuesday - New and Cancelled Marks - 18 June 2024

The numbers are fascinating this week: 705 newly registered trademarks in class 025, but 735 cancellations of previously registered marks! We rarely ever see more cancellations than new registrations, and I’ve never seen this many cancelled marks in one week. Gird yourself for the list below, it’s friggin’ huge. There were only 19 abandoned applications […]

Brand New Trademark Applications: June 9 – June 15, 2024

Brand New Trademark Applications: June 9 - June 15, 2024

First thing: DON’T PANIC! This is a list of brand new applications for trademarks, NOT a list of marks that have been fully registered. For all of the marks on this list, someone has submitted some paperwork to the USPTO, and the folks at the USPTO have put the information into their system, and assigned […]

Bonus content! Newly registered marks for the week of 11 June 2024

Trademark Tuesday - Bonus Registered Trademarks - week of 11 June 2024

Note: These marks are now fully registered and active! This list is compiled from the Trademark Official Gazette, which publishes a list of the newest registered marks every week. (Some of these are legitimate brand names! I’ve included them on this list because those brand names are also words or phrases that may be used […]

Trademark Tuesday – New and Cancelled Marks – 11 June 2024

Trademark Tuesday - New and Cancelled Marks - 11 June 2024

Weird numbers this week: only 515 newly registered trademarks in class 025, with a whopping 440 cancellations. And only 14 applications for plain text marks were abandoned. Plus, it’s almost halfway through June — if you file quarterly estimated taxes in the USA, don’t forget that Q2 is a shorty, and they’re due on June […]

Brand New Trademark Applications: June 2 – June 8, 2024

Brand New Trademark Applications: June 2 - June 8, 2024

First thing: DON’T PANIC! This is a list of brand new applications for trademarks, NOT a list of marks that have been fully registered. For all of the marks on this list, someone has submitted some paperwork to the USPTO, and the folks at the USPTO have put the information into their system, and assigned […]

Bonus content! Newly registered marks for the week of 04 June 2024

Trademark Tuesday - Bonus Registered Trademarks - week of 04 June 2024

Note: These marks are now fully registered and active! This list is compiled from the Trademark Official Gazette, which publishes a list of the newest registered marks every week. (Some of these are legitimate brand names! I’ve included them on this list because those brand names are also words or phrases that may be used […]

Trademark Tuesday – New and Cancelled Marks – 04 June 2024

Trademark Tuesday - New and Cancelled Marks - 4 June 2024

Holy guacamole, how is it June already?? This week we had 613 brand new marks get registered in class 025. There were also 403 previously registered marks that were cancelled, and 200 applications were abandoned this last week before they made it through the process. Note: The marks in part 1 are now fully registered […]

Brand New Trademark Applications: May 26 – June 1, 2024

Brand New Trademark Applications: May 26 - June 1, 2024

First thing: DON’T PANIC! This is a list of brand new applications for trademarks, NOT a list of marks that have been fully registered. For all of the marks on this list, someone has submitted some paperwork to the USPTO, and the folks at the USPTO have put the information into their system, and assigned […]

Bonus content! Newly registered marks for the week of 28 May 2024

Trademark Tuesday - Bonus Registered Trademarks - week of 28 May 2024

Note: These marks are now fully registered and active! This list is compiled from the Trademark Official Gazette, which publishes a list of the newest registered marks every week. (Some of these are legitimate brand names! I’ve included them on this list because those brand names are also words or phrases that may be used […]

Trademark Tuesday – New and Cancelled Marks – 28 May 2024

Trademark Tuesday - New and Cancelled Marks - 28 May 2024

It was a BIG list of newly registered marks in 025 this week: 941 trademarks joined the ranks. There were 399 cancellations in the gazette this week, and 152 applications were abandoned before they made it through the process. Note: The marks in part 1 are now fully registered and active! These lists are compiled […]

Brand New Trademark Applications: May 19 – May 25, 2024

Brand New Trademark Applications: May 19 - May 25, 2024

First thing: DON’T PANIC! This is a list of brand new applications for trademarks, NOT a list of marks that have been fully registered. For all of the marks on this list, someone has submitted some paperwork to the USPTO, and the folks at the USPTO have put the information into their system, and assigned […]

Bonus content! Newly registered marks for the weeks of 14 & 21 May 2024

Trademark Tuesday - Bonus Registered Trademarks - weeks of 14 & 21 May 2024

Note: These marks are now fully registered and active! This list is compiled from the Trademark Official Gazette, which publishes a list of the newest registered marks every week. (Some of these are legitimate brand names! I’ve included them on this list because those brand names are also words or phrases that may be used […]

Double Trademark Tuesday – New and Cancelled Marks – 14 & 21 May 2024

Trademark Tuesday - New and Cancelled Marks - 14 & 21 May 2024

I was away on vacation last week, but don’t worry: I came down with norovirus 24 hours after I got home! 😆 Anyhoo, for the 2-week period, we had pretty low numbers: 1083 newly registered trademarks in class 025, 546 cancelled marks, and 322 abandoned applications. Note: The marks in part 1 are now fully […]

Brand New Trademark Applications: May 12 – May 18, 2024

Brand New Trademark Applications: May 12 - May 18, 2024

I’m a day late on this; nothing like coming back from a lovely vacation, then 24 hours later being hit with the norovirus! 😄😭 First thing: DON’T PANIC! This is a list of brand new applications for trademarks, NOT a list of marks that have been fully registered. For all of the marks on this […]

Brand New Trademark Applications: May 5 – May 11, 2024

Brand New Trademark Applications: May 5 - May 11, 2024

First thing: DON’T PANIC! This is a list of brand new applications for trademarks, NOT a list of marks that have been fully registered. For all of the marks on this list, someone has submitted some paperwork to the USPTO, and the folks at the USPTO have put the information into their system, and assigned […]