Legal: Trademarks

  • Brand bidding & PPC optimization: enforcement options (Part 6 of 8)

    … a legal standpoint? The law (in the USA) I won’t bore you with case law here, but you should be aware of a few basic principles and how the law views brand bidding. Trademark registration. To maximize your enforcement rights in your brand name and slogans, you must register your trademarks with the USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office…

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  • Why You Don’t See “World Cup” Ads On Google

    Google is on the cusp of a search volume siege from soccer (aka football) fans as the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ nears. A look at Google Trends data shows we're on the upswing what Google can expect when the tournament starts on June 12, based on the volumes the last two times the World Cup was held, in 2006 and 2010.

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