TMEP 1601.01(a): Certificate of Registration

October 2017 Edition of the TMEP

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1601.01(a)    Certificate of Registration

The USPTO issues registration certificates for all registrations resulting from applications based on §§1, 44, and 66(a) of the Trademark Act, 15 U.S.C. §§1051, 1126, 1141f(a).  The registration certificate includes the owner’s name and address, the mark, the goods/services/collective membership organization, and the class(es).  The certificate is signed by the Director and issued under the seal of the USPTO. 15 U.S.C. §§1057(a), 1093; 37 C.F.R. §2.151. See Notice of Reformatted Trademark Registration Certificate at 74 Fed. Reg. 34559 (July 16, 2009).