Lustig & Associates -
Trademarks tell the world that what you make
or what you sell comes uniquely from you. You'll want to
stand out. You'll want customers to remember you and you'll
want to keep copycats at bay. Strong trademarks do all these
Once you have selected your new business name, product name,
logo or slogan, it is critical that you have an attorney
conduct a comprehensive trademark search for you. The
purpose of the comprehensive trademark search is to
determine whether your name, logo or slogan is in fact
available for you to use and register as a trademark for
You need to confirm that you name, logo or slogan that you
have selected will not infringe upon anyone else's trademark
rights, so that you may protect yourself from lawsuits from
other companies claiming trademark infringement. The
comprehensive trademark search will ensure that your name,
logo or slogan is free and clear for you to use and avoid
infringement if your business name, logo or slogan has
already been taken.
Our services include:
Analysis of potential trademarks.
Preliminary online screening searches to
determine registrability of trademarks and/or
infringement risks relative to existing third party
Full trademark searches using the
services of a third party searching firm to determine
federal registrations, state registrations, common law
usages of third party marks, and internet domain name
Preparation and filing of trademark
applications with US Patent and TrademarkOffice or
appropriate state corporate divisions.
Prosecution of trademark applications
with US Patent and Trademark Office, including
negotiating with Examining Attorney assigned to
trademark application to obtain issuance of trademark
Preparation of agreements related to
trademarks, such as trademark license agreements.
Assignments of trademark rights.
Analysis of potential trademark
infringement actions by third parties.
Enforcing trademark rights through
litigation in federal or state courts.
Providing trademark monitoring services
on an ongoing basis.
Call us for a free consultation if you have
a name, logo or slogan that is important to you. We can help
you protect these valuable assets.