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Q: how do I change my address for my trademark?
Marjorie Simmons
Marjorie Simmons
answered on Jul 6, 2016

Did you register your trademark with the USPTO (http://www.uspto.gov/trademark)? Or did you register your trademark with the state? Each have their own procedures for address changes. If you have an online account with the USPTO, you can log in and update your account there, and they at times... Read more »

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Q: Can I register a copyright to a diary I found in my grandmother's attic?
Paul Overhauser
Paul Overhauser
answered on Dec 17, 2010

Only a "claimant" to a copyright can register it. You are not the "author" you so you can not claim ownership through authorship. However, assuming your grandmother is dead, and your are her sole heir, you may be the copyright owner under the laws where your grandmother died.... Read more »

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