La Canada Flintridge, CA asked in Business Formation and Business Law for California

Q: hi! I’m interested in purchasing a website w the name but I’m a little worried as I’m new to business

Is the lashboss trademark available??

1 Lawyer Answer
Joshua Kroot
Joshua Kroot
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: You’ll want to do a trademark search to be sure. You can do this yourself and there are books and resources that provide guidance on how to do so (you don’t want to just search the USPTO database because that won’t cover all potential threats to your trademark, although it’s a good start). If you don’t want to go that route, which will take some time and effort on your part, the most efficient way to do this is to hire an attorney or a trademark search service to perform the search. The attorney can generally file the trademark application for you as well, and advise on other aspects of setting up your business.

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