Tuesday, September 05, 2006

Trademark News: One Example of how Losing a Trademark Translates into Cash Money

Terry Wilson is about to make some dough for changing her name and foregoing her potential trademark for "TightPod"™. Read about it here.

A quick search of the USPTO shows about 500 live marks that contain the word POD. Some belong to Apple, some are registered but many are still pending. What does this mean for all those pending marks? Do they have big money coming down the pike? Or will they be going down Opposition road at the USPTO?

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