Understanding Beer Law: Wine and Spirits

Although the process of filing for wine and spirits trademarks can differ from that of beer trademarking, we don’t discriminate! At Drumm Law, we are fan of all types of alcohol — beer, wine, spirits or otherwise. So, what does the process look like for trademarking wine and spirits? For starters, a wine trademark takes between 6 and 12 months for an examination to be completed by the United…

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Understanding beer law: our “Pro Beerno” program

Deciding on a new trademark for your brewery or beer can be an exciting part of the process. However, your trademark should not only represent your brand and help customers identify your beer — it should also be airtight in securing and defending your products or brand. It’s important to start by choosing a strong trademark that not only offers greater protectability (and lessens risk of…

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How to select the right trademark for your brand and beer

Deciding on a name that requires a trademark can be one of the most exciting parts about starting your own beer company or brewery. However, your trademark should not only represent your brand and help customers identify your products — it should also be secure in defending your property. It’s important to start by choosing a strong trademark that not only offers greater protectability (and…

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How do I know if I need a trademark lawyer?

The short answer for anyone wondering if they need a trademark lawyer is this: if you’re wondering, you probably do. But how, exactly, does one know they need a trademark lawyer — and what are some of the benefits? It’s important that you protect your brand. Whether you have a new product, service, or an entirely new company, it’s important to establish and protect your identity. After all, it’s…

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