CHARACTERS FOR HIRE Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Thursday, September 12, 2019, a trademark application was filed for CHARACTERS FOR HIRE with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the CHARACTERS FOR HIRE trademark a serial number of 88615050. The federal status of this trademark filing is PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION as of Tuesday, June 7, 2022. This trademark is owned by Characters for Hire, LLC. The CHARACTERS FOR HIRE trademark is filed in the Education & Entertainment Services category with the following description:

Arranging and conducting special events for social entertainment purposes; Entertainment services in the nature of live visual and audio performances by costumed characters, celebrity and live action lookalike characters, animal costumed characters; Entertainment services in the nature of live performances, namely, interactive theater, combative stunt shows, acrobatic performances, and professionally staged musical and dance performances, event services for social entertainment purposes, namely, holiday, birthday, and promotional event performances; Entertainment services in the nature of arranging social entertainment events; Entertainment services in the nature of hosting social entertainment events; Entertainment services in the nature of live musical performances; Entertainment services in the nature of organizing social entertainment events; Entertainment services in the nature of presenting live musical performances; Entertainment services, namely, conducting parties; Master of c...

General Information


Serial Number88615050
Word MarkCHARACTERS FOR HIRE
Filing DateThursday, September 12, 2019
Status686 - PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Status DateTuesday, June 7, 2022
Registration Number0000000
Registration DateNOT AVAILABLE
Mark Drawing3000 - Illustration: Drawing or design which also includes word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, June 7, 2022

Trademark Statements


Goods and ServicesArranging and conducting special events for social entertainment purposes; Entertainment services in the nature of live visual and audio performances by costumed characters, celebrity and live action lookalike characters, animal costumed characters; Entertainment services in the nature of live performances, namely, interactive theater, combative stunt shows, acrobatic performances, and professionally staged musical and dance performances, event services for social entertainment purposes, namely, holiday, birthday, and promotional event performances; Entertainment services in the nature of arranging social entertainment events; Entertainment services in the nature of hosting social entertainment events; Entertainment services in the nature of live musical performances; Entertainment services in the nature of organizing social entertainment events; Entertainment services in the nature of presenting live musical performances; Entertainment services, namely, conducting parties; Master of ceremony services for parties and special events; Special event planning for social entertainment purposes
Description of MarkThe mark consists of The words "CHARACTERS FOR HIRE" below a tableau of shaded figures representing a ballet dancer, a Roman warrior holding a spear, a Samurai warrior holding a sword, a king holding a sword, a flapper holding a cigarette in a holder with smoke curling up, and an angel, with their shadows on the ground behind them.
Indication of Colors claimedColor is not claimed as a feature of the mark.
Disclaimer with Predetermined Text"CHARACTERS FOR HIRE"

Classification Information


International Class041 - Education; providing of training; entertainment; sporting and cultural activities.
US Class Codes100, 101, 107
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateSaturday, September 21, 2019
Primary Code041
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, January 1, 2008
First Use In Commerce DateMonday, February 11, 2008

Trademark Owner History


Party NameCharacters for Hire, LLC
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type16 - Limited Liability Company
AddressNew York, NY 10111

Party NameCharacters for Hire, LLC
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type16 - Limited Liability Company
AddressNew York, NY 10111

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Tuesday, June 7, 2022OFFICIAL GAZETTE PUBLICATION CONFIRMATION E-MAILED
Tuesday, June 7, 2022PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Wednesday, May 18, 2022NOTIFICATION OF NOTICE OF PUBLICATION E-MAILED
Monday, May 2, 2022ASSIGNED TO LIE
Thursday, April 28, 2022APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Wednesday, April 6, 2022TEAS/EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE ENTERED
Tuesday, April 5, 2022CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Tuesday, April 5, 2022TEAS REQUEST FOR RECONSIDERATION RECEIVED
Tuesday, October 5, 2021NOTIFICATION OF FINAL REFUSAL EMAILED
Tuesday, October 5, 2021FINAL REFUSAL E-MAILED
Tuesday, October 5, 2021FINAL REFUSAL WRITTEN
Friday, September 10, 2021TEAS/EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE ENTERED
Thursday, September 9, 2021CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Thursday, September 9, 2021TEAS RESPONSE TO OFFICE ACTION RECEIVED
Tuesday, March 9, 2021NOTIFICATION OF NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Tuesday, March 9, 2021NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Tuesday, March 9, 2021NON-FINAL ACTION WRITTEN
Tuesday, February 16, 2021TEAS/EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE ENTERED
Tuesday, February 16, 2021CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Tuesday, February 16, 2021TEAS RESPONSE TO OFFICE ACTION RECEIVED
Monday, February 15, 2021APPLICANT/CORRESPONDENCE CHANGES (NON-RESPONSIVE) ENTERED
Monday, February 15, 2021TEAS CHANGE OF CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED
Monday, February 15, 2021TEAS WITHDRAWAL OF ATTORNEY RECEIVED-FIRM RETAINS
Monday, February 15, 2021ATTORNEY/DOM.REP.REVOKED AND/OR APPOINTED
Monday, February 15, 2021TEAS REVOKE/APP/CHANGE ADDR OF ATTY/DOM REP RECEIVED
Monday, February 15, 2021TEAS CHANGE OF OWNER ADDRESS RECEIVED
Thursday, August 13, 2020NOTIFICATION OF NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Thursday, August 13, 2020NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Thursday, August 13, 2020NON-FINAL ACTION WRITTEN
Thursday, August 13, 2020PREVIOUS ALLOWANCE COUNT WITHDRAWN
Friday, July 31, 2020JURISDICTION RESTORED TO EXAMINING ATTORNEY
Tuesday, March 24, 2020REVIEW OF CORRESPONDENCE COMPLETE
Monday, March 23, 2020ASSIGNED TO PETITION STAFF
Wednesday, February 26, 2020WITHDRAWN FROM ISSUE - MANAGING ATTORNEY REQUEST
Tuesday, February 18, 2020OFFICIAL GAZETTE PUBLICATION CONFIRMATION E-MAILED
Tuesday, February 18, 2020PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Thursday, February 13, 2020TEAS POST PUBLICATION AMENDMENT RECEIVED
Wednesday, January 29, 2020NOTIFICATION OF NOTICE OF PUBLICATION E-MAILED
Thursday, January 9, 2020ASSIGNED TO LIE
Wednesday, January 1, 2020APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Monday, December 16, 2019EXAMINER'S AMENDMENT ENTERED
Monday, December 16, 2019NOTIFICATION OF EXAMINERS AMENDMENT E-MAILED
Monday, December 16, 2019EXAMINERS AMENDMENT E-MAILED
Monday, December 16, 2019EXAMINERS AMENDMENT -WRITTEN
Thursday, December 12, 2019ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Tuesday, September 24, 2019NOTICE OF DESIGN SEARCH CODE E-MAILED
Saturday, September 21, 2019NEW APPLICATION OFFICE SUPPLIED DATA ENTERED IN TRAM
Monday, September 16, 2019NEW APPLICATION ENTERED IN TRAM