Proof of Use

a blog about trademark usage
Roberto Ledesma
RL@EverythingTrademarks.com
EverythingTrademarks.com
Writing on IP
Twitter: @ProofofUse

NO THANKO — I’ll be waiting for the trend back to smaller phones to kick-in
Yubi Nobiiru" from Thanko
WSJ: iPhone 6 Screen Size Issue Solved by Giant Thumb

"The display of this advertisement does not imply MTA’s endorsement of any views expressed"
MICHAEL JACKSON
Reg. No. 4529782 includes “novelty headwear with attached wigs”

MICHAEL JACKSON
Reg. No. 4529782 includes “novelty headwear with attached wigs”

PHOTOS.COM (AND DESIGN) (disclaimer of “Photos.com”)
Reg. No. 3531028"Getty To Sell Prints Through New Photos.com Service"Photos.com

PHOTOS.COM (AND DESIGN) (disclaimer of “Photos.com”)
Reg. No. 3531028
"Getty To Sell Prints Through New Photos.com Service"
Photos.com

Not a Scandalous Mark
COCK BRAND (photo from Hong Kong)
“Golden Cock Brand” (different owner)
U.S. Reg. No. 4118963

Not a Scandalous Mark
COCK BRAND (photo from Hong Kong)
“Golden Cock Brand” (different owner)
U.S. Reg. No. 4118963

German Quality, German Purity, German History, German Name … “Product of USA”
BECK’S
Reg. No. 0600471 and others
Beverage Daily: Consumers Claim Deceptive
43(B)log: "German Quality" could mislead as to German originBecks.com

German Quality, German Purity, German History, German Name … “Product of USA”
BECK’S
Reg. No. 0600471 and others
Beverage Daily: Consumers Claim Deceptive
43(B)log: "German Quality" could mislead as to German origin
Becks.com

ROLLERBLADE is a registered trademark, “inline skates” is a noun
Reg. No. 1326171 and others
MAD LIBS — Reg. No. 1018812 and others

ROLLERBLADE is a registered trademark, “inline skates” is a noun
Reg. No. 1326171 and others
MAD LIBS — Reg. No. 1018812 and others

THE JUNKLUGGERS
Reg. No. 3434994Junkluggers.com

THE JUNKLUGGERS
Reg. No. 3434994
Junkluggers.com

PAPÉL NEW YORK
Reg. No. 3960074 and othersPapelNewYork.com

PAPÉL NEW YORK
Reg. No. 3960074 and others
PapelNewYork.com

STATEN ISLAND FERRY
Reg. No. 3433387 for “clothing”SIFerry.com

STATEN ISLAND FERRY
Reg. No. 3433387 for “clothing”
SIFerry.com