What is a trademark specimen and how does it related to goods and services
To register a trademark federally a proof (specimen) has to be submitted before the U.S Patent and Trademarks Office (USPTO). It should be an original example that clearly shows how the trademark will be used relating to the goods or services mentioned in your application.
- PRODUCTS OR GOODS SPECIMEN
If your business is products related, agreeable specimens include photographs of packaging labels, clothing tags, or labels on your products containers that apparently display your trademark.
- SERVICES SPECIMEN
In case of providing services, a sign, business card, website, brochure, advertisement etc connected with the service mentioned in the application can be submitted as specimen before USPTO. It must be ensured that a specimen has a reference to the service mentioned in the application. If you wish to know more about what is a trademark specimen related to your services, just call our trademark service wing.