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Last updated on May 25th, 2020

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Frivolous Trademarks Parody

On Fighting Frivolous Trademarks, Part 1: At the Beach

This series examines why so many bad trademarks are registered, how it affects the print-on-demand industry, and what you can do to help.

Link: Letter of Protest

Letter of Protest Form – USPTO’s form to protest trademark applications that should not register. To properly complete the form, review my Letter of Protest posts and/or join a group.

Fear Is Not the Boss of You Summary

Fear is Not the Boss of You is a fun, story-rich, biblical guide to overcoming fear, explaining where fear started, how to identify your next step, and what to expect when you take action. Here’s my 4-minute summary.

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Frivolous Trademarks Parody

On Fighting Frivolous Trademarks, Part 5f: Make America’s Trademarks Indicate Source Again

Trademark attorneys are just as likely as creatives to apply for unregistrable trademarks. USPTO is duty-bound to issue valid registrations.

Frivolous Trademarks Parody

On Fighting Frivolous Trademarks, Part 6: USPTO Issues and Efforts

The USPTO system is biased in favor of faulty registrations for print-on-demand. One big factor is the limited case law available to examiners.

Frivolous Trademarks Parody

On Fighting Frivolous Trademarks, Part 5d: Life Is Good Lawsuits

This post uses the LIFE IS GOOD trademark as a case study to demonstrate how myopic refusals unintentionally strengthen weak trademarks.

Frivolous Trademarks Parody

On Fighting Frivolous Trademarks, Part 5c: USPTO Started It

This post explains how USPTO helps creatives register questionable trademarks by teaching them how to overcome an ornamental refusal.