Top 5 Free Business Name Generators

Top 5 Business Name Generators One of the most difficult tasks of starting a business is choosing the company name.  Not only do you need to come up with a creative and catchy name, you need to consider the legal formalities of naming your business, and make sure there is a corresponding domain name [...]

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Popular Thanksgiving Brands

Popular Thanksgiving Brands Celebrate Thanksgiving with Esquiretrademarks.com by honoring popular Thanksgiving brands!  Many long-standing traditions surrounding this holiday involve brands that are registered trademarks with the USPTO. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade® Thanksgiving 2018 takes place on Thursday, November 22.  That morning, more than [...]

BLACK FRIDAY Trademark Registration

BLACK FRIDAY has been registered as a trademark with the USPTO for use in Advertising & Marketing services. BLACK FRIDAY - Trademark Registration Details Black Friday has been registered as a trademark to be used in Advertising and Marketing services such as social media, search engine marketing, inquiry marketing, internet [...]

PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese – Geographically Descriptive Trademark Registrable With Secondary Meaning

Example of a Geographically Descriptive Trademark That Has Gained Secondary Meaning The examples listed in What is the Trademark Supplemental Register inherently fail to identify a brand (business of origin), but rather identify a location of origin.   The Trademark Act rarely grants monopolies for geographic terms.   The exception is when the name acquires [...]

By |2018-11-06T16:55:02+00:00November 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Trademark Symbol – ™ vs. ®

Trademark Symbol - ™ vs ® Trademark (™) The Trademark symbol (™), often used on logos, names, phrases, or words, is used proactively by companies to indicate the mark is their exclusive property.  The ™ symbol has no legal meaning, but can be used on unregistered marks as a “no trespassing” sign. [...]