The official trademark filing fee will increase on January 2, 2021.

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Release time:2020-12-03

Application and Fees in connection with Application

·        TEASStandard: each classUSD275 up to USD350

·        TEASPlus: each categoryUSD225UpUSD250

·        Not in conformityHandling fee required by TEAS Plus: each classUSD125 down to USD100

RegisterAfterFeeUse

·        ByTEAS SubmissionSectionArticle 8 or 71Statement: each classUSD125 up to USD225
Up from $125 per class 

·        In Submission No.Removal of goods from the registration after the declaration of section 8 or 71 but before the acceptance of the declaration,Services and/orCategoryofNew Fees: If passedTEAS Submission, Per CategoryUSD250

·        If you submitSectionArticle 8 or 71Declaration prior to electronic submission of section7Articlerequire modification of the registration and only remove the goods, services and/or category, there is no charge(Otherwise,The current fee for TEAS to submit a Article 7 request is USD100).

 

To the DirectorThe petition andProtestLetter

·        ByTEAS Petition to the Director General:USD100 up to USD250

·        BySubmitted by TEASResume AbandonmentApplication:USD100 up to USD250

·        New charges for protest letters: each applicationUSD50

 

TTABCost

·        Byproposed by ESTTAWithdrawalCancellation Application: each classUSD400 up to USD600

·        ByESTTA Notice of Objection: each classUSD400 up to USD600

·        ByAn initial 90-day extension request to file a notice of objection or a second 60-day extension request to file a notice of objection submitted by ESTTA: each applicationUSD100 up to USD200

·        ByESTTA is still free of charge for the first 30-day extension request for submission of a notice of objection.

·        ByESTTASubmittedFinal Notice of Objection60-day extension request:Each applicationUSD200 up to USD400

·        ByESTTA's ex parte appeal: each classUSD200 up to USD225

·        For adoptionESTTA's ex parte appeal, second andFollow-upRequest for ExtensionDurationto file an appealKey PointsofNew Fees: each applicationUSD100

·        No charge for initial request.

·        ByAppeal in unilateral appeal filed by ESTTAKey PointsofNew Fees: each classUSD200

·        Request for oral reviewofNew Fees:Every lawsuitUSD500

 

Application and application-related fees

·        TEAS Standard: $350 per class
Up from $275 per class

·        TEAS Plus: $250 per class 
Up from $225 per class

·        Processing fee for failing to meet TEAS Plus requirements: $100 per class 
Down from $125 per class

Post registration fees

·        Section 8 or 71 declaration filed through TEAS: $225 per class
Up from $125 per class 

·        New fee for deleting goods, services, and/or classes from a registration after submitting a section 8 or 71 declaration, but before the declaration is accepted: $250 per class if filed through TEAS

·        There will be no fee if you electronically file a section 7 request to amend your registration before submitting a section 8 or 71 declaration and only delete goods, services, and/or classes in the request (otherwise, the current fee for filing a section 7 request through TEAS is $100). Read below about why we’re implementing a fee for certain requests to delete goods, services, and/or classes. 

Petition to the Director and letter of protest fees

·        Petition to the Director filed through TEAS: $250 
Up from $100 

·        Petition to revive an abandoned application filed through TEAS: $150 
Up from $100 

·        New fee for letter of protest: $50 per application 

TTAB fees

·        Petition to cancel filed through ESTTA: $600 per class
Up from $400 per class

·        Notice of opposition filed through ESTTA: $600 per class
Up from $400 per class

·        Initial 90-day extension requests for filing a notice of opposition, or second 60-day extension requests for filing a notice of opposition, filed through ESTTA: $200 per application
Up from $100 per application

·        There is still no fee for a first 30-day extension request for filing a notice of opposition, filed through ESTTA.

·        Final 60-day extension request for filing a notice of opposition, filed through ESTTA: $400 per application
Up from $200 per application

·        Former part appeal filmed through ESTTA: $225 per class
Up from $200 per class

·        New fee for second, and subsequent, requests for an extension of time to file an appeal brief in an ex parte appeal filed through ESTTA: $100 per application

·        There is still no fee for a first request.

·        New fee For appeal briefs in an ex part appeal filed through ESTTA: $200 per class

          ·        New fee For requests for oral hearings: $500 per proceeding