USPTO expects you to let them know if a registration will negatively impact your business. That’s why the Letter of Protest system is free.
Trademark trolling means using one’s trademark registration to limit competition. Not all frivolous trademark owners are trademark trolls.
To clean up the frivolous trademark mess at Amazon and Etsy, we need to start with a basic understanding of trademarks and copyrights.
It’s time for Merch and Etsy sellers to own the mess caused by frivolous trademarks. Building a real business comes with real responsibilities.
Frivolous trademarks are applications or registrations which may be used to control the use of phrases and bully the competition.