William H. Oldach III Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
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Australia - May 20 2013
"Use" of a trademark or service mark under U.S. trademark law is often misunderstood. Even the best-intended trademark owners encounter unexpected…
Navigating the transition from a First-to-Invent to a First-to-File patent system: implementation March 16, 2013 *
USA - January 16 2013
On March 16, 2013, the First-to-File provisions of the American Invents Act (AIA) take effect, thus moving the United States from a First-to-Invent…
USA - September 13 2012
After many attempts, it appears that clothing designs may finally gain protection in the United States.
USA - August 14 2012
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has instituted a pilot program in which it will be pulling some post-registration Declarations of Use and requesting proof of use for additional items listed in the goods/services description, instead of only one in a class, as is the custom now.
USA - August 31 2011
The new .XXX top-level domain that launches next month allows brand owners to “opt-out” and block their trademarks from being used in an .XXX domain name.