I Want to Register a Trademark

I Want to Register a Trademark

Under United States Law you can establish rights in a trademark simply by using it.  However, owning a federal trademark registration on the Principal Register provides several key advantages: Constructive notice to the public of your ownership of the trademark Your...
Starting a New Brand

Starting a New Brand

Many of my clients ask me what they should do when first creating a brand.  The very first thing you want to do is to search for the proposed brand name on Google or some other search engine to see if someone else is already using it for the same types of products or...
Received a Cease and Desist Letter?

Received a Cease and Desist Letter?

The first thing you should do is don’t panic.  Contact Bernstein IP. Once retained, we will review the letter and draft a response letter, if it is determined that your case has merit.  Our firm will charge a flat fee to respond to the cease and desist letter.  Any...