We believe that entrepreneurs shall have access to certain resources for free. That’s why bizmarkregister.com offers a quick guide on how to complete a free trademark search of application filed with the United States Trademark Office.
Step One: Click on the link: http://tess2.uspto.gov
Step Two: Select “Basic Mark Search”
Step Three: Enter your search term, brand, e.g. Coca-Cola
Step Four: Click “Submit Query”
The list of records show any pending and registered trademark applications.
While one shall not completely rely on the displayed records, the list provides the overview of marks that may be the same or similar to a mark about to be registered.
What are the benefits of trademark search?
The search results may allow a mark owner to decide whether to invest its resources in the brand that will have little protection under the American intellectual property law.