Our most frequent questions and answers are displayed below. If you require further help, do not hesitate to contact us.

General Questions:

  • What is Trademark247.com?
  • Who is Trademark247.com for?
  • How does Trademark247.com work?
  • I'm not a technical person, is Trademark247.com complicated?
  • What are the differences between the various subscription levels?

Data / Trademark Questions:

  • What is a trademark?
  • How long does it take to register a trademark?
  • Do I need to register my trademark?
  • Do I have to be a U.S. citizen to obtain a federal trademark registration?
  • Is a federal trademark registration valid outside the United States?
  • Who can file a trademark application?
  • How often are the trademarks updated?
  • How many trademarks are in the database?
  • Can I download the lists in CSV or other formats?
  • Can I redistribute or resell the data provided on this site?

Billing Questions:

  • What payment methods are accepted for subscription payment?
  • How often are subscription payments rebilled?
  • What will the charge show up as on my credit card?
  • Can I cancel my subscription at any time?
  • I'm not satisfied with the service, can I request a refund?

General Questions:

Q: What is Trademark247.com?
A: Trademark247.com is a service designed to help users search for trademarks or file their own trademarks.   [back to top]
Q: Who is Trademark247.com for?
A: Trademark247.com appeals to trademark attorneys, as well as owners of traditional and web-based businesses. Trademark Attorneys can use it to instantly find or file trademarks. Business Owners can use it to file their own trademark under 5 minutes, or look up their competitors.   [back to top]
Q: How does Trademark247.com work?
A: Trademark247.com collects data from the USPTO office into a centralized database. This data can then be presented in a clean format and is ultimately used to lookup trademarks for any purpose.   [back to top]
Q: I'm not a technical person, is Trademark247.com complicated?
A: Trademark247.com was designed to be powerful, flexible and very easy to use. After you master the basic Trademark247.com features you'll be able to search with custom filters and much more.   [back to top]
Q: What are the differences between the various subscription levels?
A: Subscription levels vary based on the amount of data and features (ex: bulk trademark lookups, API access) they provide access to. To compare plans side-by-side click here.   [back to top]

Data Feed / List Questions:

Q: What is a trademark?
A: A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol or design that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others.   [back to top]
Q: How long does it take to register a trademark?
A: It's is hard to predict how long it will take for an application to mature into a registration since many factors can affect the process. Generally, an applicant will receive a filing receipt almost instantly after filing.   [back to top]
Q: Do I need to register my trademark?
A: Not to use it. However, federal registration has several advantages, including notice to the public of the registrant's claim of ownership of the trademark, a legal presumption of ownership nationwide, and the exclusive right to use the trademark on or in connection with those goods or services set forth in the registration.   [back to top]
Q: Do I have to be a U.S. citizen to obtain a federal trademark registration?
A: No.   [back to top]
Q: Is a federal trademark registration valid outside the United States?
A: Not formally. Certain countries, however, do recognize a U.S. registration as a basis for registering the trademark in those countries.   [back to top]
Q: Who can file a trademark application?
A: Only a trademark's owner can file an application for its registration.   [back to top]
Q: How often are the trademarks updated?
A: Trademarks are updated once a day.   [back to top]
Q: How many trademarks are in the database?
A: There are approximately 7.3 million trademarks in the database.   [back to top]
Q: Can I download the lists in CSV or other formats?
A: Yes. All registered customers have the ability to download reports. The maximum size of your download will depend on your subscription level.   [back to top]
Q: Can I redistribute or resell the data provided on this site?
A: No. All data provided on this site is the property of Trademark247.com and cannot be resold, republished or redistributed without written permission from Trademark247.com   [back to top]

Billing Questions:

Q: What payment methods are accepted for subscription payment?
A: We currently accept all major credit cards.   [back to top]
Q: How often are subscription payments rebilled?
A: Subscriptions are rebilled every 30 days.   [back to top]
Q: What will the charge show up as on my credit card?
A: The charge will show up as "DROPPING_COM" on your credit card statement.
Q: Can I cancel my subscription at any time?
A: Yes. You can cancel your subscription at any time.   [back to top]
Q: I'm not satisfied with the service, can I request a refund?
A: You may request a refund if there is something wrong with the service.   [back to top]