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Your Tax Dollars at Work – US Border Patrol will Protect Your Trademarks

On May 4th, U.S. Customs and Border Protection sized over 86,000 Pokémon Action Figurines estimated at $604,000 in value. This takes “Gotta Catch ’em all” to a new level.

Just like Nintendo did with Pokémon record your Trademark with U.S. Customs to catch unlawful imports before they enter the US.

In my new blog for SupplyChainBrain, I talk about how having a Federally Registered Trademark can protect your IP in situations like this.

To read the article, click here.

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by Intellectual Property Attorney Bill Honaker, the IP Guy

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