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Information on understanding what a trademark is and what a copyright covers.

Basic Facts About Trademarks

View the brochure Basic Facts About Trademarks by the USPTO.

Trademark Electronic Business Center

Explore the different tools available to you in preparation for filing a Trademark Application:

TTAB (Trademark Trial and Appeal Board)

International Classification of Goods & Services

Trademark Geographical Indicators

"Geographical indications can be viewed as a subset of trademarks. Geographical indications serve the same functions as trademarks, because like trademarks they are:
2)Guarantees of quality
3)Valuable business interests." 
Click HERE to see a further description of Trademark Geographical Indicators.