Trademark Info, Applications, & Links
Frawley Financial Services, CFP®, CPA, MBA is happy to offer new business owners and entrepreneur information about trademarks. A trademark, trade mark, or trade-mark is a recognizable sign, design or expression which identifies products or services of a particular source from those of others. The trademark owner can be an individual, business organization, or any legal entity. A trademark may be located on a package, a label, a voucher or on the product itself. For the sake of corporate identity trademarks are also being displayed on company buildings. Frawley Financial Services Frawley Financial Services, CFP®, CPA, MBA is located in Naples FL and serves clients nationwide remotely.
Although I am a CPA and CFP®, I am NOT an attorney, so always seek a qualified trademark attorney when necessary.
Overview of US Trademark Basics, the Trademark Electronic Application System (TEAS), and more!
For further information, please contact an qualified trademark or intellectual property attorney. If you need assistance finding an attorney, we will be happy to refer you to several lawyers in your immediate area who can serve your needs. In addition filing for or purchasing a trademark, also consider having the trademark appraised. If the company is publicly traded, all trademarks are subject to annual impairment tests. US GAAP and IFRS reporting methods differ in the recognition of impairment loss, so be sure to use the correct method depending on where your company is located.
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