GENERAL Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Wednesday, March 25, 1998, 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 75456296. The federal status of this trademark filing is REGISTERED AND RENEWED as of Monday, July 13, 2020. This trademark is owned by GENERAL EQUIPMENT COMPANY. The GENERAL trademark is filed in the Machinery Products and Environmental Control Instrument Products categories with the following description:

portable and mobile earth hole drilling machines and parts therefor, namely, mounting frames, mounting brackets, and earth augers; floor and roadway surface preparation machines, namely, cutters, planers, grinders, saws, and pneumatic tools, namely, scrapers, chisels, moil points and scabblers; rotary asphalt cutting blades for floor and roadway surface preparation machines; cutting flails for surface planers; grinders stones and wire brushes for industrial surface grinders; industrial vacuum cleaners; diamond blades for industrial random crack saws; blades and chisels for industrial pneumatic powered tools

Confined space ventilation blowers and electric heaters for industrial use; and structural parts therefor

General Information


Serial Number75456296
Word MarkGENERAL
Filing DateWednesday, March 25, 1998
Status800 - REGISTERED AND RENEWED
Status DateMonday, July 13, 2020
Registration Number2339765
Registration DateTuesday, April 11, 2000
Mark Drawing1000 - Typeset: Word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, January 18, 2000
Attorney NameBRENT E. ROUTMAN
Law Office Location CodeL40
Employee NameWATSON, JULIE A
CorrespondentBRENT E. ROUTMAN
MERCHANT & GOULD P.C.
P.O. BOX 2910
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55402-0910

Trademark Statements


Goods and Servicesportable and mobile earth hole drilling machines and parts therefor, namely, mounting frames, mounting brackets, and earth augers; floor and roadway surface preparation machines, namely, cutters, planers, grinders, saws, and pneumatic tools, namely, scrapers, chisels, moil points and scabblers; rotary asphalt cutting blades for floor and roadway surface preparation machines; cutting flails for surface planers; grinders stones and wire brushes for industrial surface grinders; industrial vacuum cleaners; diamond blades for industrial random crack saws; blades and chisels for industrial pneumatic powered tools
Goods and ServicesConfined space ventilation blowers and electric heaters for industrial use; and structural parts therefor

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 Codes013, 019, 021, 023, 031, 034, 035
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateWednesday, May 6, 1998
Primary Code007
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, November 17, 1997
First Use In Commerce DateMonday, November 17, 1997

International Class011 - Apparatus for lighting, heating, steam generating, cooking, refrigerating, drying, ventilating, water supply, and sanitary purposes.
US Class Codes013, 021, 023, 031, 034
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateMonday, August 23, 1999
Primary Code011
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, November 17, 1997
First Use In Commerce DateMonday, November 17, 1997

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, P.O. Box 334
Owatonna, MN 55060

Party NameGENERAL EQUIPMENT COMPANY
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address1500 East Main, P.O. Box 334
Owatonna, MN 55060

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Monday, July 13, 2020NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE OF SEC. 8 & 9 - E-MAILED
Monday, July 13, 2020REGISTERED AND RENEWED (SECOND RENEWAL - 10 YRS)
Monday, July 13, 2020REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (10-YR) ACCEPTED/SEC. 9 GRANTED
Tuesday, June 16, 2020TEAS RESPONSE TO OFFICE ACTION-POST REG RECEIVED
Friday, June 12, 2020POST REGISTRATION ACTION MAILED - SEC. 8 & 9
Tuesday, June 9, 2020CASE ASSIGNED TO POST REGISTRATION PARALEGAL
Thursday, March 26, 2020TEAS SECTION 8 & 9 RECEIVED
Wednesday, January 27, 2010REGISTERED AND RENEWED (FIRST RENEWAL - 10 YRS)
Wednesday, January 27, 2010REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (10-YR) ACCEPTED/SEC. 9 GRANTED
Tuesday, January 26, 2010TEAS SECTION 8 & 9 RECEIVED
Thursday, April 13, 2006CASE FILE IN TICRS
Friday, December 2, 2005REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) ACCEPTED & SEC. 15 ACK.
Friday, December 2, 2005ASSIGNED TO PARALEGAL
Wednesday, September 14, 2005REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) & SEC. 15 FILED
Wednesday, September 14, 2005TEAS SECTION 8 & 15 RECEIVED
Tuesday, April 11, 2000REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, January 18, 2000PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Friday, December 17, 1999NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Monday, October 4, 1999APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Wednesday, September 15, 1999EXAMINER'S AMENDMENT MAILED
Thursday, June 17, 1999CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Wednesday, December 23, 1998NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED
Thursday, December 10, 1998ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Thursday, December 10, 1998ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER