The USPTO has seen a surge in coronavirus and COVID-19 trademark filings recently.

Of the dozen new applications, the majority are optimistic and uplifting.

Filed by different parties, the trademarks include:

  1. I SURVIVED CORONAVIRUS
  2. I SURVIVED CORONAVIRUS 2020
  3. I SURVIVED THE CORONAVIRUS 2020
  4. I SURVIVED THE CORONAVIRUS 2020
  5. I BEAT THE CORONAVIRUS
  6. CORONAVIRUS SURVIVOR
  7. I SURVIVED COVID-19
  8. I SURVIVED COVID-19
  9. TOGETHER WE SURVIVED COVID-19
  10. WE CURED COVID-19
  11. CORONAVIRUS SURVIVAL GUIDE
  12. I SURVIVED THE CORONAVIRUS/ COVID-19 OF 2020.!

The applications cover a variety of goods and services, such as clothing, charitable fundraising, button and more.

Typically, people make trademark filings about a phrase in the news or a meme. Here, everybody is taking an optimistic point of view and filing uplifting trademark applications in the midst the pandemic.