CLOSURE Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Thursday, September 13, 2007, a trademark application was filed for CLOSURE with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the CLOSURE trademark a serial number of 77278969. The federal status of this trademark filing is ABANDONED - AFTER EX PARTE APPEAL as of Monday, February 8, 2010. This trademark is owned by Medtronic, Inc.. The CLOSURE trademark is filed in the Medical Instrument Products category with the following description:

Surgical implants comprising artificial materials and associated surgical instrument sets for use in atrial occlusion procedures

General Information


Serial Number77278969
Word MarkCLOSURE
Filing DateThursday, September 13, 2007
Status603 - ABANDONED - AFTER EX PARTE APPEAL
Status DateMonday, February 8, 2010
Registration Number0000000
Registration DateNOT AVAILABLE
Mark Drawing4000 - Illustration: Drawing with word(s) / letter(s) / number(s) in Block form
Published for Opposition DateNOT AVAILABLE
Attorney NameTrademark Dept.
Law Office Location CodeM50
Employee NameFENNESSY, EDWARD JOHN
CorrespondentTRADEMARK DEPT.
MEDTRONIC, INC.
710 MEDTRONIC PARKWAY
LC 340
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55432-5604

Trademark Statements


Goods and ServicesSurgical implants comprising artificial materials and associated surgical instrument sets for use in atrial occlusion procedures

Classification Information


International Class010 - Surgical, medical, dental, and veterinary apparatus and instruments, artificial limbs, eyes, and teeth; orthopedic articles; suture materials.
US Class Codes026, 039, 044
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateTuesday, September 18, 2007
Primary Code010
First Use Anywhere DateNOT AVAILABLE
First Use In Commerce DateNOT AVAILABLE

Trademark Owner History


Party NameMedtronic, Inc.
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address710 Medtronic Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 554325604

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Tuesday, February 16, 2010ABANDONMENT NOTICE MAILED - AFTER EX PARTE APPEAL
Monday, February 8, 2010ABANDONMENT - AFTER EX PARTE APPEAL
Monday, February 8, 2010EXPARTE APPEAL TERMINATED
Wednesday, November 25, 2009EX PARTE APPEAL-REFUSAL AFFIRMED
Friday, August 28, 2009NOTIFICATION OF EXAMINERS STATEMENT E-MAILED
Friday, August 28, 2009EXAMINERS STATEMENT E-MAILED
Friday, August 28, 2009EXAMINERS STATEMENT - COMPLETED
Tuesday, July 14, 2009JURISDICTION RESTORED TO EXAMINING ATTORNEY
Wednesday, April 29, 2009NOTIFICATION OF ACTION DENYING REQ FOR RECON E-MAILED
Wednesday, April 29, 2009ACTION DENYING REQ FOR RECON E-MAILED
Wednesday, April 29, 2009ACTION CONTINUING FINAL - COMPLETED
Wednesday, April 8, 2009JURISDICTION RESTORED TO EXAMINING ATTORNEY
Wednesday, April 1, 2009AMENDMENT FROM APPLICANT ENTERED
Wednesday, April 1, 2009CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Tuesday, March 31, 2009PAPER RECEIVED
Monday, February 23, 2009NOTIFICATION OF ACTION DENYING REQ FOR RECON E-MAILED
Monday, February 23, 2009ACTION DENYING REQ FOR RECON E-MAILED
Monday, February 23, 2009ACTION CONTINUING FINAL - COMPLETED
Thursday, February 19, 2009NOTIFICATION OF ACTION DENYING REQ FOR RECON E-MAILED
Thursday, February 19, 2009ACTION DENYING REQ FOR RECON E-MAILED
Thursday, February 19, 2009ACTION CONTINUING FINAL - COMPLETED
Thursday, January 15, 2009TEAS/EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE ENTERED
Thursday, January 15, 2009CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Wednesday, January 14, 2009TEAS REQUEST FOR RECONSIDERATION RECEIVED
Wednesday, January 14, 2009EX PARTE APPEAL-INSTITUTED
Wednesday, January 14, 2009JURISDICTION RESTORED TO EXAMINING ATTORNEY
Wednesday, January 14, 2009EXPARTE APPEAL RECEIVED AT TTAB
Monday, July 14, 2008NOTIFICATION OF FINAL REFUSAL EMAILED
Monday, July 14, 2008FINAL REFUSAL E-MAILED
Monday, July 14, 2008FINAL REFUSAL WRITTEN
Monday, June 23, 2008AMENDMENT FROM APPLICANT ENTERED
Monday, June 23, 2008CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Monday, June 23, 2008ASSIGNED TO LIE
Friday, June 20, 2008PAPER RECEIVED
Monday, December 17, 2007NOTIFICATION OF NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Monday, December 17, 2007NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Monday, December 17, 2007NON-FINAL ACTION WRITTEN
Monday, December 17, 2007ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Tuesday, September 18, 2007NEW APPLICATION ENTERED IN TRAM