Examining Attorney cited a registered trademark, which had the exact same name as petitioner's trademark, in its 2(d) refusal to register. I successfully argued that the goods, channels of trade, and marketing were substantially dissimilar and there was no likelihood of confusion. Petitionerâ€™s mark is being published for opposition.
Opposition filed by major pharmaceutical company
Jan 01, 2010
We reached an amicable agreement whereby my client’s application was unopposed and proceeded to registration.
My client, a small start-up, filed a trademark application for a mark that was opposed by a major pharmaceutical company.