Gilson on Trademarks

Gilson on Trademarks is the leading trademark treatise with expert analysis and drafting guides. Gilson includes USPTO examination and identification manuals.

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The standard for trademark law practice.

Gilson on Trademarks, the definitive trademark treatise, features:

• Comprehensive and current treatment of trademark law in the United States, with clear explanations of basic principles and expert discussion of complex issues
• Detailed analysis of infringement, trade dress, right of publicity, false advertising, counterfeiting, dilution and trademark law remedies with extensive case citation
• Full coverage of domain name registration and protection under U.S. law and the UDRP
• More than 450 trademark practice forms on all aspects of USPTO proceedings, complete with drafting guides, practice tips and filing requirements
• Practice forms and drafting guides for federal and state trademark litigation, assignments, licenses, recordal with Customs and domain name challenges
• Four volumes of legislative history of the Lanham Act, organized by section
• Reprint of USPTO's Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure (TMEP)
• USPTO's Acceptable Identification of Goods and Services Manual (ID Manual)
• USPTO's Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Manual of Procedure (TBMP)

The TMEP, ID Manual and TBMP are available separately via electronic download.

The treatise is updated 3 times per year.

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Table of contents

Vo1. 1

CHAPTER 1 General Principles

CHAPTER 2 Distinctiveness and Trademark Subject Matter

CHAPTER 2A Trade Dress Protection

CHAPTER 2B The Right of Publicity

Vol. 1A

CHAPTER 3 Selecting a Trademark, Establishing Rights and Obtaining Registration

CHAPTER 4 Federal Trademark Registrations

CHAPTER 5 Likelihood of Confusion and Counterfeiting

Vol. 2

CHAPTER 5A Dilution

CHAPTER 6 Trademark Licensing

CHAPTER 7 Federal Unfair Competition Law

CHAPTER 7A Trademark Law and the Internet

CHAPTER 8 Trademark Infringement Litigation

Vol. 3

CHAPTER 9 Inter Partes Litigation at the TTAB

CHAPTER 9A Ex Parte Proceedings for Trademark Applicants

CHAPTER 10 Foreign Trademark Protection

CHAPTER 10A The European Union Trademark

CHAPTER 11 Standing and Jurisdiction

CHAPTER 12 Claims

CHAPTER 13 Defenses

CHAPTER 14 Remedies

Vol. 4

CHAPTER 15 The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office: Filing and Other Procedures

CHAPTER 16 Section 1 or 44 (15 U.S.C. §§ 1051, 1126) Applications for Registration on the Principal Register Based on Use

CHAPTER 17 Applications for Registration on the Principal Register Based on Intent to Use a Trademark

CHAPTER 18 Intent-to-Use Follow-Up Forms

CHAPTER 19 Section 44 (15 U.S.C. § 1126) Applications Based on Foreign Registrations and Priority Claims Under Section 44(d) Based on Foreign Applications

CHAPTER 19A International Applications Based on the Madrid Protocol Originating in the United States

CHAPTER 19B European Union Trademark and Registered Community Design Forms

CHAPTER 20 Applications for Registration on the Supplemental Register

CHAPTER 21 Verification Forms for Applications, Amendments to Allege Use and Statements of Use

CHAPTER 22 Application Drawing Pages

CHAPTER 23 Specimens of Use

CHAPTER 24 Representation Forms: Appointment of Power of Attorney and Revocation, Substitution and Withdrawal of Attorney

CHAPTER 25 Trademark Application Prosecution Forms

CHAPTER 26 Inter Partes TTAB Proceedings Forms

Vol. 5

CHAPTER 26A Ex Parte TTAB Appeal Proceedings Forms

CHAPTER 26B Ex Parte Challenges to Applications and Registrations at the USPTO: Expungement, Reexamination, and Letters of Protest

CHAPTER 27 Post-Registration Forms

CHAPTER 28 Trademark Assignments, Licenses, Security Agreements and Recordal Forms

CHAPTER 29 Recording Registered Trademarks and Trade Names with the United States Bureau of Customs and Border Protection and Reporting Criminal Trademark Violations

CHAPTER 30 Domain Name Registration and Challenge Forms

CHAPTER 31 Federal Trademark Prelitigation and Litigation Forms

CHAPTER 32 State Trademark Registration Forms

Vol. 6

Appendix 1 The Lanham Act

Appendix 1A Model State Trademark Bill

Appendix 2 Selected Sections in Title 35 of the United States Code Relating to Trademarks and the Patent and Trademark Office

Appendix 3 The United States International Trade Commission

Appendix 4 Alphabetical Listing of Federal Statutes Protecting Names, Characters and Designs

Appendix 5 P.T.O.’s Trademark Rules of Practice (Title 37, Code of Federal Regulations)

Appendix 6 Customs Regulations Relating to Trademarks

Appendix 7 International Trade Commission Adjucative Rules (19 C.F.R. Part 210)

Appendix 8 Uniform Deceptive Trade Practices Act

Appendix 9 P.T.O. Trademark Examination Guides for Examining Attorneys

Appendix 10 Dictionaries and Other Lexical Sources

Appendix 11 Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property

Appendix 12 Trademark Law Treaty and Regulations

Appendix 13 Madrid Protocol

Vol. 7-10

Lanham Act

Other Trademark Laws