File Your Own
Trademark Applications Directly

No Lawyers. No Filing Services.

Step-by-Step Video Course – Watch on YouTube 

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Program Benefits

File Directly

Learn how to file your own applications directly pro se (without an attorney) and get an instant nationwide priority date.

Save Money

Save hundreds on filing services fees and lower trademark application costs. Take the course once for all of your trademarks.

Learn Trademark Principles

Get a working understand of trademark law and managing your trademark portfolio in the USPTO.

DIY Trademarks Direct

Trademark Wars Program

DIY Trademarks Direct Program

DIY Step-by-Step Guide

Trademark Pre-Filing Due Diligence

Lesson 1

What is a Trademark?

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In this video we discuss the different types of intellectual property that may be protected in a business, including trademarks, copyrights, design patents, utility patents, and trade secrets so that all the trademarks in your company can be correctly identified and set up for trademark registration in the following lessons.

Pre-Filing Checklist

Free PDF

These DIY Trademarks Direct ^TM pre-filing clearance exercises are designed to help entrepreneurs better understand trademark rules
in the United States, and if their brand is likely to obtain
U.S. Trademark Registration, or if they should seek consultation by a trademark lawyer.

Lesson 2

Conflict Check for Descriptiveness

In this video we discuss how to analyze for trademark descriptiveness. If a trademark is too descriptive, it may be rejected in the USPTO.

Lesson 4

Conflict Check for Miscellaneous Issues

In this video we discuss other common reasons for trademark application refusals and how to avoid them when selecting a trademark and preparing for a federal application filing.

Lesson 3

Conflict Check for Likelihood of Confusion

In this video we cover one of the most common grounds for trademark conflicts, likelihood of confusion, also know as trademark infringement.

Lesson 5

DIY Trademark Filing Application Direct: Preparation Materials

In this video we discuss what materials to prepare for filing a Federal Trademark Application in the USPTO pro se (without an attorney).

DIY Step-by-Step Guide

DIY Trademark Filing Application

Lesson 6

Step-by-Step, Screen-by-Screen Instructions

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In this video we go through step-by-step, screen-by-screen demo of best practices when filing a trademark application directly in the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) pro se (without an attorney).

Lesson 7

Pending Trademark Applications

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In this video we discuss pending trademark applications, timelines, how to check the status of an application while it’s pending in the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

DIY Step-by-Step Guide

Notice Of Allowance

Notice of Allowance Master Class (Live Stream Webinar)

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USPTO Trademark Notice of Allowance Workshop Explains Next Steps, Legal Requirements and DIY Demo Trademark Owners.

Lesson 8

Notice of Allowance Guide

Free E-Book

A DIY Step-by-Step guide to filing a Statement of Use or Extension Requests after a Notice of Allowance Issues (Without a Lawyer or Filing Services).

DIY Step-by-Step Guide

Office Action

Office Action Master Class - Live Online Seminar

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This Master Class Covers USPTO Trademark Office Actions and Refusals, Timelines, Deadlines, and Response Strategies for Brand Owners

Lesson 9

Common Refusals and Office Actions Explained

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In this video we discuss reasons, explanations, and best practices for overcoming a Trademark Office Action in the USPTO and how to overcome them.

We discuss best practices for brand name protection and federal trademark registration in the United States. We give pro tips and easy explanations about trademark law with entrepreneurs, startups, and small business owners in mind.

DIY Trademarks Direct™ FAQs

What is DIY Trademarks Direct™ ?

We are a course and information source for trademark owners who want to handle their application without lawyers or filing services.

Is DIY Trademarks Direct™ a law firm ?

No. The DIY Trademarks Direct™ is a course that teaches you how to file your own federal trademark applications directly on the USPTO website without an attorney or filing services.

Is DIY Trademarks Direct™ a filing service ?

No. The DIY Trademarks Direct™ is a course that teaches you how to file your own federal trademark applications directly on the USPTO website without an attorney or filing services.

Can I file a trademark for my friend after I learn how to do so using this course ?

No. You may NOT use the information you learn in this live webinar to file trademark applications on behalf of other people, as it may constitute the unauthorized practice of law.

Do you provide a money back guarantee ?

Yes! We guarantee that we will refund your money if you are not 100% satisfied.

How long do I have access to the course?

How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like – across any and all devices you own.