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EsquireTrademarks.com – Philadelphia Trademark Attorney – What We Do:

  • We prepare and file trademark applications for clients throughout the United States and abroad.
  • We prosecute and defend trademark infringement and unfair competition actions in the Federal Courts throughout the United States and abroad.
  • We also prosecute trademark office actions and appeals before the United States Trademark Office.
  • We handle internet based trademark disputes and trademark, DMCA, and copyright takedowns.
  • We draw on our experience as trademark litigators to guide you through the trademark process.
  • We support businesses, law firms, and individuals by providing top notch legal services in intellectual property matters.

What is a Standard Character Mark? – Word Marks vs. Design Marks

What is the Difference Between Standard Character Marks and Design Marks? When submitting a trademark application for your business, it is important to decide whether to submit a Standard Character Trademark (aka Word Mark), or a design mark (aka Logo). Clients regularly ask which of these they should apply for to get the [...]

Trademark Fraud Using Public Email Addresses

Trademark Fraud Occurs Every Day Using Public Email Addresses Criminal enterprises (spammers) use public trademark owner data to prey on trademark applicants and registrants. The Spammers collect public trademark information and use it to send Official Notices and Requests for Payment of fake renewal fees. Visit my Trademark Scam Information Page for detailed information [...]

Christmas Trademarks

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from EsquireTrademarks.com! Christmas Trademarks It’s the most wonderful time of the year!  There are numerous retailers, activities, and events that help us celebrate the holiday season.  We’ve already discussed our favorite Halloween and Thanksgiving Trademarks,  so now we are featuring our favorite Christmas trademarks [...]

Popular Halloween Candy Trademarks

Popular Halloween Candy Trademarks Celebrate Halloween with Esquiretrademarks.com by honoring popular Halloween Brands! These are some of the most popular Halloween candy trademarks associated with Halloween candies. Some of your favorite candies surrounding the holiday have registered trademarks with the USPTO. Brach’s® Candy Corn BRACH’S - [...]

Foreign Trademark Applicants and Registrants Required to Appoint U.S. Licensed Trademark Attorney

A U.S. Licensed Attorney Is Now Required for Foreign Trademark Applicants and Registration Owners. Effective August 3, 2019, online TEAS forms will comply with a new rule requiring applicants to obtain representation by a U.S. Licensed Trademark Attorney. This new rule is a direct result of the increasing number of inaccurate and possibly fraudulent trademark submissions.  The rule will increase [...]

Philadelphia Trademark Attorney Charles Riddle Speaks at Delaware County Community College

Philadelphia Trademark Attorney Charles Riddle Speaks at Delaware County Community College Panel Discussion The Intersection of Art and Law in the Digital Age On April 30, 2019, Attorney Charles Riddle spoke as a panelist at Delaware County Community College (DCCC) on the topic entitled: The Intersection of Art [...]

Popular Thanksgiving Trademarks

Popular Thanksgiving Trademarks Celebrate Thanksgiving with Esquiretrademarks.com by honoring popular Thanksgiving trademarks!  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 [...]

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. [...]