CH& response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) here.

Author Image

U.S. Supreme Court Rules on Tacking Doctrine Applicable to Trademarks

A trademark serves to identify and distinguish one party’s goods or services from the goods and services of others. A trademark may be a word, phrase, symbol or design, or any combination of those.

Keep Reading »

Author Image

Good News for 2015: Lower Government Fees for US Trademark Applications and Renewals

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has reduced the governmental filing fees for trademark applications and renewals, effective January 17, 2015. For applicants that agree to utilize electronic correspondence, the new per-classification fee for a standard trademark application has been reduced from $325 to $275 per class.

Keep Reading »

Author Image

Your Washington Small Business Was Hacked: What Should You Do About Your Customers’ Stolen Data?

All over television news and the Internet there are disclosures of major corporations having been hacked, with data compromised for millions of their customers.

Keep Reading »