Do you protect your business like it’s a billion-dollar brand? If not, you should. Even if you’re just a tiny local business just starting out.
No matter the size of your business, a trademark provides protection to keep others from using your intellectual property, such as your business’s name, slogan, and more.
However, the legal process of registering a trademark is a bit intimidating. That’s why we’re here to help. Contact the trademark lawyers Bolingbrook IL residents trust!
If you run a Bolingbrook, Illinois, business, we invite you to set up a consultation with a member of our experienced team of attorneys here at True Lawyer. We’ll ensure that your trademark protects your entire brand and puts your mind at ease. Contact us today at 312-442-0057 to get started.
Once you decide to work with our attorneys for your trademark, we’ll get right to work researching federal, state, and common law trademarks. At this stage, the research helps us avoid potential trademark opposition.
Common trademark problems include a generic trademark, incorrectly described products or services, or a conflict with an existing trademark. However, you can rest easy knowing that our talented team will handle this process and effectively guide you in the correction process.
Once we’ve drafted your trademark application, we’ll submit it for approval. We’ll prepare your application with our extensive trademark experience to give you the best chance of application approval.
Up front, attorney costs can seem unnecessary. After all, you can apply for a trademark on your own. However, failing to file a trademark correctly can cost you more in the long run. Costs for editing and re-filing trademark applications can quickly add up.
Working with an experienced trademark attorney like a member of our team at True Lawyers will help you start on the right foot.
A government trademark examiner will review your application after you file. Generally, the entire process can take about 8-10 months. Once the government approves your application, your entire brand will receive protection from duplication by other individuals and companies.
Legally, you cannot use the registered trademark symbol ® on your brand until your application receives approval. However, while waiting for approval, you can use the trademark symbol ™.
As you navigate the trademark registration process, you may find yourself overwhelmed with the legal process. After all, you don’t want to make a mistake resulting in a rejected application. However, our well-trained Chicago trademark attorneys can help you comprehensively trademark your brand with less confusion.
Our team at True Lawyers has helped countless trademark holders seamlessly apply for brand protection. We want you to have a stress-free experience without the confusing legalese other lawyers use. Contact us at the True Lawyers team serving Bolingbrook, Illinois and Burbank today at 312-442-0057 for a consultation. We’ll review your business goals and get you on track for your trademark application.