Delaware Trademark Questions & Answers

Q: Would this situation be considered trademark infringement? Details provided. Thank you!

2 Answers | Asked in Intellectual Property and Trademark for Delaware on
Answered on Jun 4, 2018
Benton R Patterson III's answer
The USPTO may deny the application based on the conflict with your registration. I would continue to watch the application. If it is published for opposition, you may want to retain an attorney to oppose the registration. It is also possible that both trademarks can exist concurrently if the other company is truly a prior user.

Q: Incorporation in Delaware: trademark exists for company name but in different sector

2 Answers | Asked in Intellectual Property and Trademark for Delaware on
Answered on May 31, 2018
Benton R Patterson III's answer
An attorney would need to review all the facts to answer this question. Here are some general observations that may be helpful.

The oil company trademark could be an issue if the products/services are similar. For example, if that trademark is for geo-location services and your software company provides something similar, it could be a problem. If you provide point of sale systems and the oil company's trademark is for drilling contracting, you are likely fine. US trademark...

Q: Trademarks and Infringement

1 Answer | Asked in Trademark for Delaware on
Answered on Mar 15, 2018
Benton R Patterson III's answer
You can use the word Nike to describe genuine Nike products. You just cannot call your own shoes Nike, or something similar in sound, shape, or appearance.

Q: trade mark question

1 Answer | Asked in Copyright and Trademark for Delaware on
Answered on Oct 9, 2017
Karima Gulick's answer
More details would be necessary to best answer your question.

Q: Can I register a TM with the same name as an existing one,but for other products.

1 Answer | Asked in Trademark for Delaware on
Answered on May 15, 2014
Charles Snyderman's answer
Based on the information you provided, the answer to your question is yes.

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