TAG: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Protecting your brand with a trademark: What landscape contractors must know

January 25, 2018By

As the number of people entering the landscape business continues to grow, serious landscape entrepreneurs and business owners are actively searching for any potential competitive advantage. And from word of mouth referrals to billboard ads and truck signage, there are a variety of different ways to help create your business’ brand, positioning it where potential customers can see it and... read more

The Andersons’ patents deemed valid, lawsuit continues

January 13, 2015By

The Patent Trial and Appeal Board of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office upheld the validity of three dispersible granule technology patents owned by The Andersons. The Andersons introduced its dispersible granular technology in 2004 under the brand name Contec DG. The patents were challenged in response to a patent infringement lawsuit filed by The Andersons in U.S. District Court... read more