Atlanta, GA asked in Trademark and Intellectual Property for Georgia

Q: How do I get my trademark back do i just reapply ? It’s abandoned

BODIED trademark was abandoned and it was mine but I didn’t know how to re register as my lawyer did this but then she disappeared

1 Lawyer Answer
Matthew Alexander Toporek
Matthew Alexander Toporek
  • Trademarks Lawyer
  • Charleston, SC

A: If your application was abandoned for not timely responding to an office action or or filing deadline, you may be able to revive the application if you are within 6 months of the abandonment. If you are outside of the 6 months, then you will likely need to start over with a new application.

If your application made it through to registration but was subsequently cancelled for failing to properly renew, then you will likely need to start over with a new application.

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