Our Trademark Practice

We help protect your brand whether you have just started your company or you have been in business for decades. 

TRADEMARK REGISTRATION

  • Conduct state and federal trademark searches to determine availability of potential trademark

  • Evaluate proposed mark for likelihood of approval by state and federal authorities

  • Propose changes to initial mark as needed to increase likelihood of approval

  • Advise client throughout the trademark approval process 

  • Work proactively and responsively with government attorneys reviewing the trademark application

  • Appeal denials of trademark applications to the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board

  • Renew trademarks and file applications for incontestability

TRADEMARK ENFORCEMENT

  • Send cease and desist letters to companies infringing our clients' trademarks

  • Institute legal action against trademark infringers in Federal Court and at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board

  • Institute cancellation proceedings against infringing marks

  • Appeal competing trademark claims published in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Gazette 

TRADEMARK PURCHASES, SALES AND LICENSING 

  • Advise on trademark purchases or sales as a part of corporate mergers, acquisitions, or standalone trademark sales. 

  • Draft and negotiate trademark licensing agreements

  • Draft and negotiate trademark assignments 

100 Cambridge Street, Ste 1400

Boston, MA 02114

617-678-8552

info@massvtlaw.com

5224 Shelburne Road, Ste 204 

Shelburne, MA 05482

802-249-4754

info@massvtlaw.com