CHARACTERS Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Tuesday, November 8, 2011, a trademark application was filed for CHARACTERS with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the CHARACTERS trademark a serial number of 79106725. The federal status of this trademark filing is NOT AVAILABLE as of Monday, November 8, 2021. This trademark is owned by Aboud Apparel Pty Ltd. The CHARACTERS trademark is filed in the Paper & Printed Material Products, Fabrics & Textile Products, and Clothing & Apparel Products categories with the following description:

Printed matter, namely, books for children, coloring books, activity books for children, stories for children; books in the field of children's entertainment; publications, namely, books for children, coloring books, activity books for children, stories for children in the fields of children's entertainment; stationery; diaries; stickers; greeting cards; posters; prints; photographs; writing instruments, pens, pencils, markers; cases for pens and pencils; non-textile labels, namely, paper labels

Baby and children's clothing, namely, dresses, tunics, jumpers, blouses, skirts, culottes, trousers, shorts, jackets, coats, suits, raincoats, cardigans, sweaters, vests, socks, t-shirts, petticoats, nightdresses, housecoats, pajamas, underwear, swimwear, gloves, scarves, shawls, baby pants, leisure suits, track suits, outer suits, sleepwear, beachwear, wetsuits, stockings, pantyhose, leggings, leg warmers, tights, belts, braces, mittens, ear muffs, bandanas, beanies, headbands, hats, visors, caps, hoods, slippers, boots, shoes, thong and strappy sandals, sporting and gymnastic footwear, athletic shoes all of the above sold at warehouse shopping clubs; footwear; headwear; clothing, namely, dresses, tunics, jumpers, blouses, skirts, culottes, trousers, shorts, jackets, coats, suits, raincoats, cardigans, sweaters, vests, socks, t-shirts, petticoats, nightdresses, housecoats, pajamas, underwear, swimwear, gloves, scarves, shawls, leisure suits, track suits, outer suits, sleepwear, beachw...

Textiles and textile goods, namely, table napkins of textile, linens; bed linen, namely, sheets, pillow covers, quilt covers, bedspreads, bed covers, bed valances and ruffles; quilts; comforters; bed blankets; throws; mattress covers, namely, mattress protectors; bath linen, namely, bath towels, face towels, hand towels; beach towels; table linen, namely, table cloths, napkins and serviettes; unfitted furniture covers not of paper; cushion covers; bean bag covers; curtains; badges made of fabric material; labels, namely, labels of cloth; cloth banners, cloth bunting

General Information


Serial Number79106725
Word MarkCHARACTERS
Filing DateTuesday, November 8, 2011
Status404 - NOT AVAILABLE
Status DateMonday, November 8, 2021
Registration Number4281137
Registration DateTuesday, January 29, 2013
Mark Drawing3000 - Illustration: Drawing or design which also includes word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, November 13, 2012

Trademark Statements


Description of MarkThe mark consists of the stylized word "CHARACTERS". Each letter in the word is white outlined in blue. The word appears on a multi-colored background that fades from left to right in the following progression of colors: yellow to green to magenta to purple to orange to yellow to magenta to purple to yellow. The multi-colored background is bordered by an irregularly-shaped white line, and the entire foregoing design appears on a black background.
Goods and ServicesPrinted matter, namely, books for children, coloring books, activity books for children, stories for children; books in the field of children's entertainment; publications, namely, books for children, coloring books, activity books for children, stories for children in the fields of children's entertainment; stationery; diaries; stickers; greeting cards; posters; prints; photographs; writing instruments, pens, pencils, markers; cases for pens and pencils; non-textile labels, namely, paper labels
Goods and ServicesBaby and children's clothing, namely, dresses, tunics, jumpers, blouses, skirts, culottes, trousers, shorts, jackets, coats, suits, raincoats, cardigans, sweaters, vests, socks, t-shirts, petticoats, nightdresses, housecoats, pajamas, underwear, swimwear, gloves, scarves, shawls, baby pants, leisure suits, track suits, outer suits, sleepwear, beachwear, wetsuits, stockings, pantyhose, leggings, leg warmers, tights, belts, braces, mittens, ear muffs, bandanas, beanies, headbands, hats, visors, caps, hoods, slippers, boots, shoes, thong and strappy sandals, sporting and gymnastic footwear, athletic shoes all of the above sold at warehouse shopping clubs; footwear; headwear; clothing, namely, dresses, tunics, jumpers, blouses, skirts, culottes, trousers, shorts, jackets, coats, suits, raincoats, cardigans, sweaters, vests, socks, t-shirts, petticoats, nightdresses, housecoats, pajamas, underwear, swimwear, gloves, scarves, shawls, leisure suits, track suits, outer suits, sleepwear, beachwear, wetsuits, stockings, pantyhose, leggings, leg warmers, tights, belts, braces, mittens, ear muffs, bandanas, beanies, headbands, hats, visors, caps, hoods, slippers, boots, shoes, thong and strappy sandals, sporting and gymnastic footwear, athletic shoes all of the above sold at warehouse shopping clubs; cloth diapers sold at warehouse shopping clubs; cloth bibs sold at warehouse shopping clubs
Indication of Colors claimedThe color(s) white, blue, yellow, green, magenta, purple, orange and black is/are claimed as a feature of the mark.
Goods and ServicesTextiles and textile goods, namely, table napkins of textile, linens; bed linen, namely, sheets, pillow covers, quilt covers, bedspreads, bed covers, bed valances and ruffles; quilts; comforters; bed blankets; throws; mattress covers, namely, mattress protectors; bath linen, namely, bath towels, face towels, hand towels; beach towels; table linen, namely, table cloths, napkins and serviettes; unfitted furniture covers not of paper; cushion covers; bean bag covers; curtains; badges made of fabric material; labels, namely, labels of cloth; cloth banners, cloth bunting

Classification Information


International Class016 - Paper, cardboard and goods made from these materials, not included in other classes; printed matter; bookbinding material; photographs; stationery; adhesives for stationery or household purposes; artists' materials; paint brushes; typewriters and office requisites (except furniture); instructional and teaching material (except apparatus); plastic materials for packaging (not included in other classes); printers' type; printing blocks.
US Class Codes002, 005, 022, 023, 029, 037, 038, 050
Class Status CodeF - NOT AVAILABLE
Class Status DateFriday, August 30, 2019
Primary Code016
First Use Anywhere DateNOT AVAILABLE
First Use In Commerce DateNOT AVAILABLE

International Class024 - Textiles and textile goods, not included in other classes; beds and table covers.
US Class Codes042, 050
Class Status CodeF - NOT AVAILABLE
Class Status DateFriday, August 30, 2019
Primary Code024
First Use Anywhere DateNOT AVAILABLE
First Use In Commerce DateNOT AVAILABLE

International Class025 - Clothing, footwear, headgear.
US Class Codes022, 039
Class Status CodeF - NOT AVAILABLE
Class Status DateFriday, August 30, 2019
Primary Code025
First Use Anywhere DateNOT AVAILABLE
First Use In Commerce DateNOT AVAILABLE

Trademark Owner History


Party NamePaul Aboud
Party Type31 - New Owner After Registration
Legal Entity Type98 - Unknown
AddressAU

Party NameAboud Apparel Pty Ltd
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type99 - Other
AddressAU

Party NameAboud Apparel Pty Ltd
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type99 - Other
AddressAU

Party NameAboud Apparel Pty Ltd
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type99 - Other
AddressAU

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Sunday, June 5, 2022NOTIFICATION OF EFFECT OF CANCELLATION OF INTL REG E-MAILED
Sunday, June 5, 2022DEATH OF INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION
Friday, July 10, 2020TOTAL INVALIDATION PROCESSED BY THE IB
Thursday, June 11, 2020TOTAL INVALIDATION OF REG EXT PROTECTION SENT TO IB
Thursday, June 11, 2020INVALIDATION PROCESSED
Thursday, April 30, 2020TOTAL INVALIDATION OF REG EXT PROTECTION CREATED
Friday, August 30, 2019CANCELLED SECTION 71
Thursday, March 29, 2018NEW REPRESENTATIVE AT IB RECEIVED
Monday, January 29, 2018COURTESY REMINDER - SEC. 71 (6-YR) E-MAILED
Thursday, August 25, 2016CHANGE OF NAME/ADDRESS REC'D FROM IB
Thursday, October 23, 2014CHANGE OF OWNER RECEIVED FROM IB
Friday, June 7, 2013NEW REPRESENTATIVE AT IB RECEIVED
Sunday, May 19, 2013FINAL DECISION TRANSACTION PROCESSED BY IB
Tuesday, April 30, 2013FINAL DISPOSITION NOTICE SENT TO IB
Tuesday, April 30, 2013FINAL DISPOSITION PROCESSED
Monday, April 29, 2013FINAL DISPOSITION NOTICE CREATED, TO BE SENT TO IB
Tuesday, January 29, 2013REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Saturday, December 15, 2012NOTIFICATION PROCESSED BY IB
Tuesday, November 13, 2012OFFICIAL GAZETTE PUBLICATION CONFIRMATION E-MAILED
Tuesday, November 13, 2012PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Wednesday, October 24, 2012NOTIFICATION OF POSSIBLE OPPOSITION SENT TO IB
Wednesday, October 24, 2012NOTICE OF START OF OPPOSITION PERIOD CREATED, TO BE SENT TO IB
Wednesday, October 24, 2012NOTIFICATION OF NOTICE OF PUBLICATION E-MAILED
Thursday, October 11, 2012LAW OFFICE PUBLICATION REVIEW COMPLETED
Tuesday, October 9, 2012APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, October 9, 2012EXAMINER'S AMENDMENT ENTERED
Tuesday, October 9, 2012NOTIFICATION OF EXAMINERS AMENDMENT E-MAILED
Tuesday, October 9, 2012EXAMINERS AMENDMENT E-MAILED
Tuesday, October 9, 2012EXAMINERS AMENDMENT -WRITTEN
Tuesday, October 9, 2012NOTIFICATION OF NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Tuesday, October 9, 2012NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Tuesday, October 9, 2012NON-FINAL ACTION WRITTEN
Monday, October 1, 2012PREVIOUS ALLOWANCE COUNT WITHDRAWN
Friday, September 28, 2012WITHDRAWN FROM PUB - OG REVIEW QUERY
Monday, September 17, 2012LAW OFFICE PUBLICATION REVIEW COMPLETED
Monday, September 17, 2012ASSIGNED TO LIE
Monday, September 17, 2012ASSIGNED TO LIE
Friday, September 7, 2012APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Friday, September 7, 2012EXAMINER'S AMENDMENT ENTERED
Friday, September 7, 2012NOTIFICATION OF EXAMINERS AMENDMENT E-MAILED
Friday, September 7, 2012EXAMINERS AMENDMENT E-MAILED
Friday, September 7, 2012EXAMINERS AMENDMENT -WRITTEN
Tuesday, August 21, 2012ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Friday, August 10, 2012ATTORNEY/DOM.REP.REVOKED AND/OR APPOINTED
Friday, August 10, 2012TEAS REVOKE/APP/CHANGE ADDR OF ATTY/DOM REP RECEIVED
Friday, August 10, 2012TEAS/EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE ENTERED
Friday, August 10, 2012CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Friday, August 10, 2012TEAS RESPONSE TO OFFICE ACTION RECEIVED
Saturday, March 24, 2012REFUSAL PROCESSED BY IB
Wednesday, February 29, 2012NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED - REFUSAL SENT TO IB
Wednesday, February 29, 2012REFUSAL PROCESSED BY MPU
Wednesday, February 29, 2012NON-FINAL ACTION (IB REFUSAL) PREPARED FOR REVIEW
Tuesday, February 28, 2012NON-FINAL ACTION WRITTEN
Saturday, February 25, 2012ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Tuesday, January 3, 2012APPLICATION FILING RECEIPT MAILED
Wednesday, December 28, 2011NEW APPLICATION OFFICE SUPPLIED DATA ENTERED IN TRAM
Thursday, December 22, 2011SN ASSIGNED FOR SECT 66A APPL FROM IB