Trademark Cost

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Below are the fees involved in obtaining a Trademark.

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Fees involved in obtaining a trademark
Name Amount Payable To
Trademark search (Federal only) $325 Attorney
Trademark search (State & Common, Names) $550 Attorney
Federal trademark preparation fee $500 Attorney*
Federal trademark filing fee $275 Trademark Office
State trademark (Complete) $550 Attorney

* If more than one federal application is filed at the same time, reduced rates are in effect: $400 for the second application and $350 for third and succeeding applications.

Prosecution of the Federal Trademark Application (as required)
Response to objection (variable with complexity) $250

Affidavit and Renewal Fees for Federal Trademarks
Name Amount Payable To
Statement of Use affidavit fee $100 Trademark Office
Preparation fee $225 Attorney
Incontestability affidavit fee $200 Trademark Office
Preparation fee $250 Attorney
Renewal fee $400 Trademark Office
Preparation fee $250 Attorney