Bottom Feeders

Back in March, I posted a discusssion about Trademark scams, and traps for the unwary.

The USPTO has now updated their list of evil-doers. They emphatically state All official correspondence will be from the “United States Patent and Trademark Office” in Alexandria, VA, and if by e-mail, specifically from the domain “”

Here’s the latest list of bottom-dwelling trademark scam artists:

United States Trademark Registration Office

Patent & Trademark Agency

Trademark Registration and Monitoring Office

United States Trademark Maintenance Service

U.S. Trademark Compliance Service



TM Collection

TM Edition

Patent Trademark Register

Register of International Patents and Trademarks

Trademark Renewal Service

Trademark Safeguard – Trademark Monitoring Service

Intellectual Property Agency Ltd.


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