Learn More: Madrid Refusals in UK by Filing Country
Here are compiled stats from 2022 of Refusals as a percentage of Designation by Registration under Madrid, using the UK as an example. Is it surprising which countries exhibit the best/worst track records in relation to the percentage of refusals received to filings made? More than a quarter of all refusals had come from the […]
Learn More: Making the case to amend USPTO Section 8 deadlines?
As the PTO is soliciting public comment on the potential amendment to the first filing deadline for Affidavits or Declarations of Use under Section 8 (and Section 71), we’ve compiled some analytics on the actual number of renewals for all trademark registrations filed in 2005. We used this basis-year to indicate the general trend, as […]
Learn More: Weekly 66a First Office Actions (refused extensions of protection under Madrid)
Here’s a snapshot of pending (extension of protection of) international registrations filed under section 66(a) that have recently received a first office action (refused). The list is filtered to show only the applications of foreign owners without domestic representation. Download Report The report lists the following details; the foreign correspondent, owner and trademark registration. There […]