If you are using a word, phrase, logo, symbol, or even a sound to represent your business, you need trademark protection. In the United States today, thousands of intellectual ideas are used to differentiate one business from another. If your idea is not protected by a certificate of registration issued by the USPTO, your reputation and business are at risk. Contact Trademark Access and speak to our trademark attorney representing New York.
One of the major cornerstones needed for business success is a recognizable trademark. However, there are many steps to protect that trademark. Our trademark attorney for New York businesses and residents can begin these steps in less than 5 business days.
Our Trademark Attorney Representing New York
Our leading trademark attorney is a highly rated lawyer with over 18 years of experience. His area of expertise includes preparation and prosecution of trademark registration applications, as well as litigating opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He has filed for and obtained hundreds of trademark registrations for clients. He has successfully argued cases against Fortune 500 companies and is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court. Considered one of Utah’s Legal Elite, he can represent clients in New York on all proceedings before the US Patent and Trademark Office.
Our Simple 4 Step Process to Getting Your Federal Trademark Registration
Trademark Law Resources in New York
Many people choose to file their own trademark registration. Here is a list of resources in the state of New York to help you out. In Albany, the New York State Library has a Patent and Trademark Resource Center. Buffalo, New York has a trademark resource center in the County Library. Stony Brook University has a trademark and patent resource center in its science and engineering library. Monroe County has the Chester F Carlson Patent and Trademark Center.
Trademark Access also has a Learning Center to help assist you. If you decide that it is not something you want to do and don’t have the time, please contact us. New York City applicants can visit the New York City page. If you aren’t from New York look at all our service areas to find the closest to you.
New York Trademark Facts
New York has one of the most impressive ratios of trademarks filed. One trademark application is filed for every 560 people. In 2013 over 35000 trademarks were applied for but only 75% (9000) were approved. With aggressive business promotion policies like start-up New York, there is no wonder why New York is so prominent when it comes to trademark registration.
From 2007 until 2010 the total amount of venture capital increased from 4% to 7%. In New York, almost 85% of all venture capital goes into technology and creative commerce services. These services are, more often than not, recognized by their trademark. When it comes to Trademarks, only one state files more trademarks every year than New York. No matter what your industry is, a trademark from another industry can still be infringed upon or infringe upon your trademark. Protect your idea from the beginning. Contact our trademark attorney for New York.