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Intellectual Property: Trademarks

This guide links to sources related to patents, trademarks, and copyright.

First Time Filing a Trademark Application?

Trademark Information Network

First-time filer? Confused by trademark application terms? Interested in saving time and money during the application process? For your convenience, the USPTO presents TMIN, the Trademark Information Network. Here you can view news broadcast-style videos that cover important topics and critical application filing tips on the TMIN YouTube channel.

If you’re interested in learning more trademark fundamentals before starting the application process, be sure to watch the TMIN presentation: Basic Facts About Trademarks: What Every Small Business Should Know Now, Not Later.

Basic Facts About Trademarks

Cost of Trademark Application

Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure (TMEP)

Where to Find Trademarks?

7-Step Federal Trademark Search Strategy

Trademark Acceptable Identification of Goods and Services Manual

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