A new year has started and we pinpoint three important trends in the trademark and intellectual protection world: Increased interest to protect intellectual property through registered trademarks. The last decade analysts saw a marked increase of trademark filings. Approximately, 7 million trademark applications were filed worldwide in 2016, which represent 16.4% more than in 2015, reaching a new high each following year. There are now almost three times as many trademark applications being filed around…
Millennial entrepreneurs bring to Arizona an artisanal mezcal from Oaxaca, protecting their brand with USPTO.
Scammers are taking advantage of business owners filing trademarks sending communication from bogus organizations. Consult with a trademark lawyer before paying any fees.
Cities and other public entities can also protect trademarks and other intellectual properties for branding purposes.