Repeating-Patterns Examination Guide

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Repeating-Patterns Examination Guide

Repeating Patterns should not be inherently distinctive

Repeating Pattern Marks Registration December 18, 2014 Comments and Suggestions by J. Thomas McCarthy, Senior Professor University of an Francisco Founding Director, McCarthy Institute of IP Comments on Draft of December 11, 2014 for Examination Guide for Repeating Patterns The guideline conflates the two different requirements of whether a designation serves as a trademark at all and whether ...more »


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