OGRP Supports Local Charitable Golf Outing

On June 21, Terrence McAllister and Erica Dorsey participated in the Fairfield County Bar Foundation’s Annual Charity Golf Outing.  Along with clients, including Pete Zafiropoulos from BIC Corporation, (pictured with Terrence and Erica), local attorneys and service...

INTA Annual Meeting in Seattle, Washington- 2018

From May 18 through May 24, firm partners, Charles Ruggiero, Terrence McAllister and Ned McMahon along with trademark associate Jeffrey Scepanski  attended the INTA meetings in Seattle, Washington.  The event brought together nearly 11,000 attendees making this the...

Don’t Forget That Domain Name!

Since the inception of the Internet bad faith domain name registrants, or “cyber-squatters”, have sought to capitalize on and interfere with the exclusive trademark rights of others.  The traditional scam involves the cyber-squatter registering a domain name...

MPEP REVISIONS

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) issued a revision of the ninth edition of the Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (“MPEP”) on January 25, 2018 to provide updated information on patent examination policy and procedure (“January 2018 revision”)....