*Please note that while Gerben Law Firm, PLLC is not located in Seattle, it can assist businesses from Washington in registering a federal trademark because it is a federal matter.
A trademark can contribute significantly to the overall success of a business, product, or invention; however, for a trademark to be of value it must first be registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, or USPTO. If you plan to register a trademark for a Seattle, Washington business, working with trademark attorney Josh Gerben of Gerben Law Office, PLLC will help ensure a successful registration.
At Gerben Law Firm we use the ONE-ON-ONE™ trademark registration service developed by attorney Josh Gerben. Your trademark should be unique, meaning that no two trademark applications are exactly the same. The ONE-ON-ONE™ trademark registration service allows you to work closely with trademark attorney Josh Gerben, thereby creating a true attorney-client relationship. This relationship ensures that your individual needs are met and your specific goals are achieved during the registration process.
Registering Your Seattle Trademark
The trademark registration process for a Seattle, Washington business can be lengthy and complex. Before beginning the actual application process you must first search the USPTO records to be certain that your proposed trademark is not already in use. Once you are certain that your trademark is open for registration an application is filed with the USPTO. The application is then subjected to a rigorous review by the USPTO attorneys. Because the USPTO understands the complicated nature of a trademark application they strongly advise applicants to retain the services of an experienced trademark attorney. Trademark attorney Josh Gerben has successfully helped thousands of people just like you to register a trademark.
Protecting Your Asset
Once the trademark for your Seattle, Washington business has been registered, the trademark becomes a valuable asset. Like all other business assets it must be protected. You could find, for example, that someone has infringed on your trademark rights at some point during the life of your trademark. If this happens, trademark lawyer Josh Gerben can assist you in determining the best way to deal with the infringement. Your trademark will also need to be renewed as required by the USPTO. Because of the relationship you have with trademark lawyer Josh Gerben, you can rest assured that your trademark will be in good hands.