How to Best Respond to an Office Action - Likelihood of Confusion
In Trademark Office Action Responses - updated on 11/11/2009
Company A filed for and was granted a word mark in the late 80's. It filed its Section 8 and 15 on time, but does not use the mark currently. Meanwhile, the term registered has become a somewhat generic term in the industry for a type of services. In fact, an Internet search does not reveal Company A's products or services registered under the mark at all, but rather a slew of other items using the regsitered mark (think, xerox or kleenex). I recently filed a...