FOR DUMMIES Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Tuesday, August 20, 1996, a trademark application was filed for FOR DUMMIES with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the FOR DUMMIES trademark a serial number of 75154150. The federal status of this trademark filing is CANCELLED - SECTION 8 as of Saturday, January 31, 2009. This trademark is owned by International Data Group, Inc.. The FOR DUMMIES trademark is filed in the Computer & Software Products & Electrical & Scientific Products category with the following description:

prerecorded CD-ROMS in the field of music

General Information


Serial Number75154150
Word MarkFOR DUMMIES
Filing DateTuesday, August 20, 1996
Status710 - CANCELLED - SECTION 8
Status DateSaturday, January 31, 2009
Registration Number2562706
Registration DateTuesday, April 23, 2002
Mark Drawing1000 - Typeset: Word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, January 29, 2002
Attorney NameAshima Aggarwal
Law Office Location CodeL60
Employee NameGLYNN, GERALD T
CorrespondentAshima Aggarwal
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Legal Dept.
111 River Street
Hoboken NJ 07030

Trademark Statements


Goods and Servicesprerecorded CD-ROMS in the field of music

Classification Information


International Class009 - Scientific, nautical, surveying, photographic, cinematographic, optical, weighing, measuring, signalling, checking (supervision), life-saving and teaching apparatus and instruments; apparatus and instruments for conducting, switching, transforming, accumulating, regulating or controlling electricity; apparatus for recording, transmission or reproduction of sound or images; magnetic data carriers, recording discs; automatic vending machines and mechanisms for coin operated apparatus; cash registers, calculating machines, data processing equipment and computers; fire extinguishing apparatus.
US Class Codes021, 023, 026, 036, 038
Class Status Code2 - Sec. 8 - Entire Registration
Class Status DateSaturday, January 31, 2009
Primary Code009
First Use Anywhere DateThursday, October 31, 1996
First Use In Commerce DateThursday, October 31, 1996

Trademark Owner History


Party NameWILEY PUBLISHING, INC.
Party Type32 - New Owner After Registration
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address111 River Street
Corporate Trademark Department
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Party NameHUNGRY MINDS, INC.
Party Type31 - New Owner After Registration
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address10475 CROSSPOINT BOULEVARD
TRADEMARK DEPARTMENT
INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46256

Party NameIDG BOOKS WORLDWIDE, INC.
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address919 HILLSDALE BOULEVARD, SUITE 400
FOSTER CITY, CA 94404

Party NameIDG BOOKS WORLDWIDE, INC.
Party Type21 - New Owner After Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address919 HILLSDALE BOULEVARD, SUITE 400
FOSTER CITY, CA 94404

Party NameInternational Data Group, Inc.
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address5 Speen Street
Framingham, MA 01701

Party NameInternational Data Group, Inc.
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address5 Speen Street
Framingham, MA 01701

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Saturday, January 31, 2009CANCELLED SEC. 8 (6-YR)
Monday, December 17, 2007ATTORNEY/DOM.REP.REVOKED AND/OR APPOINTED
Monday, December 17, 2007TEAS REVOKE/APP/CHANGE ADDR OF ATTY/DOM REP RECEIVED
Wednesday, May 9, 2007CASE FILE IN TICRS
Wednesday, February 14, 2007ASSIGNMENT OF OWNERSHIP NOT UPDATED AUTOMATICALLY
Tuesday, October 26, 2004TEAS CHANGE OF OWNER ADDRESS RECEIVED
Tuesday, August 12, 2003TEAS CHANGE OF CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED
Tuesday, April 23, 2002REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, January 29, 2002PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Wednesday, January 9, 2002NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Monday, July 23, 2001APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, April 3, 2001CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Wednesday, April 4, 2001ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Tuesday, October 24, 2000NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED
Tuesday, October 24, 2000PREVIOUS ALLOWANCE COUNT WITHDRAWN
Tuesday, December 23, 1997PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Friday, November 21, 1997NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Tuesday, October 21, 1997APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, October 21, 1997USE AMENDMENT ACCEPTED
Friday, September 26, 1997CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Wednesday, October 15, 1997AMENDMENT TO USE PROCESSING COMPLETE
Friday, September 26, 1997USE AMENDMENT FILED
Wednesday, April 16, 1997NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED
Friday, April 11, 1997ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Wednesday, April 2, 1997ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER