Posts Categorized: Trademark

Scams Abound

March 8, 2012 Posted by The Law Firm for Non-Profits, P.C. in News, Scams, Trademark

Scams aimed at small businesses – including nonprofits – abound. We previously warned about misleading mailers titled “Annual Minutes Compliance Notice.” Since then, our clients have been receiving letters coming from “U.S. Trademark Compliance Service.” David Lazarus writes about this new scan in yesterday’s Los Angeles Times. He actually attempted to visit the address on …


Non-Profits Need To Trademark their Tag Lines!

August 10, 2010 Posted by The Law Firm for Non-Profits, P.C. in Trademark

As detailed in the Wall Street Journal on August 5, 2010, protecting a nonprofit’s trademarks doesn’t stop at just the logo. Non-Profits need to trademark their phrases, power lines, tag lines and slogans … indeed, any phrase or image that used to represent the organization or its services. This lesson has come home to haunt …