GENERAL Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Thursday, May 23, 1991, a trademark application was filed for GENERAL with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the GENERAL trademark a serial number of 74169228. The federal status of this trademark filing is REGISTERED AND RENEWED as of Saturday, September 29, 2012. This trademark is owned by General Equipment Company. The GENERAL trademark is filed in the Machinery Products category with the following description:

gasoline and electrically powered surface planning machines; augers designed for use with digger derrick-type, truck-mounted rigs; and earth drills that attach or couple to and operate from the auxiliary hydraulic system of prime mover vehicles

General Information


Serial Number74169228
Word MarkGENERAL
Filing DateThursday, May 23, 1991
Status800 - REGISTERED AND RENEWED
Status DateSaturday, September 29, 2012
Registration Number1730647
Registration DateTuesday, November 10, 1992
Mark Drawing1000 - Typeset: Word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, August 18, 1992
Attorney NameBrent E. Routman
Law Office Location CodeG10
Employee NameKUSER, BLAINE
CorrespondentBrent E. Routman
MERCHANT & GOULD PC
PO BOX 2910
MINNEAPOLIS MN 55402-0910

Trademark Statements


Goods and Servicesgasoline and electrically powered surface planning machines; augers designed for use with digger derrick-type, truck-mounted rigs; and earth drills that attach or couple to and operate from the auxiliary hydraulic system of prime mover vehicles

Classification Information


International Class007 - Machines and machine tools; motors and engines (except for land vehicles); machine coupling and transmission components (except for land vehicles); agricultural implements other than hand-operated; incubators for eggs.
US Class Codes023
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateFriday, June 21, 1991
Primary Code007
First Use Anywhere DateThursday, February 28, 1980
First Use In Commerce DateThursday, February 28, 1980

Trademark Owner History


Party NameGeneral Equipment Company
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address620 ALEXANDER DRIVE SW
P.O. BOX 334
Owatonna, MN 55060

Party NameGeneral Equipment Company
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address1500 East Main Street
Owatonna, MN 55060

Party NameGeneral Equipment Company
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address1500 East Main Street
Owatonna, MN 55060

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Saturday, September 29, 2012NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE OF SEC. 8 & 9 - MAILED
Saturday, September 29, 2012REGISTERED AND RENEWED (SECOND RENEWAL - 10 YRS)
Saturday, September 29, 2012REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (10-YR) ACCEPTED/SEC. 9 GRANTED
Saturday, September 29, 2012CASE ASSIGNED TO POST REGISTRATION PARALEGAL
Tuesday, September 18, 2012TEAS SECTION 8 & 9 RECEIVED
Thursday, March 27, 2008CASE FILE IN TICRS
Friday, August 25, 2006REVIEW OF CORRESPONDENCE COMPLETE
Monday, March 24, 2003PAPER RECEIVED
Saturday, February 22, 2003REGISTERED AND RENEWED (FIRST RENEWAL - 10 YRS)
Saturday, February 22, 2003REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (10-YR) ACCEPTED/SEC. 9 GRANTED
Wednesday, November 13, 2002REGISTERED - COMBINED SECTION 8 (10-YR) & SEC. 9 FILED
Wednesday, November 13, 2002PAPER RECEIVED
Tuesday, May 26, 1998REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) ACCEPTED & SEC. 15 ACK.
Thursday, April 2, 1998REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) & SEC. 15 FILED
Tuesday, November 10, 1992REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, August 18, 1992PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Friday, July 17, 1992NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Thursday, June 4, 1992APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, June 2, 1992NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED
Monday, April 27, 1992CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Friday, October 25, 1991NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED
Saturday, September 7, 1991ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER