GENERAL Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 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 79129036. The federal status of this trademark filing is NOT AVAILABLE as of Monday, July 6, 2020. This trademark is owned by Swedish Match North Europe AB. The GENERAL trademark is filed in the Smoker's Products category with the following description:

Tobacco; [ matches; tobacco substitutes not for medical purposes; ] snuff and tobacco alternatives in the form of products based on vegetable fibers, for oral use, not for consumption; snuff; [ tobacco free snuff; ] herbal snuff

General Information


Serial Number79129036
Word MarkGENERAL
Filing DateWednesday, February 20, 2013
Status706 - NOT AVAILABLE
Status DateMonday, July 6, 2020
Registration Number4523854
Registration DateTuesday, May 6, 2014
Mark Drawing5000 - Drawing with word(s) / letter(s) / number(s) in Stylized form
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, February 18, 2014
Attorney NameLaura Goldbard George
Law Office Location CodeL10
Employee NameMICHELI, ANGELA M
CorrespondentLaura Goldbard George
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
180 Maiden Lane, 38th Floor
New York, NY 10038-4982

Trademark Statements


Indication of Colors claimedColor is not claimed as a feature of the mark.
Description of MarkThe mark consists of the word "GENERAL".
Goods and ServicesTobacco; [ matches; tobacco substitutes not for medical purposes; ] snuff and tobacco alternatives in the form of products based on vegetable fibers, for oral use, not for consumption; snuff; [ tobacco free snuff; ] herbal snuff

Classification Information


International Class034 - Tobacco; smokers' articles; matches.
US Class Codes002, 008, 009, 017
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateFriday, May 10, 2013
Primary Code034
First Use Anywhere DateNOT AVAILABLE
First Use In Commerce DateNOT AVAILABLE

Trademark Owner History


Party NameSwedish Match North Europe AB
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type09 - Joint Stock Company
AddressSE-118 85
Stockholm 00000
SE

Party NameSwedish Match North Europe AB
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type09 - Joint Stock Company
AddressSE-118 85 Stockholm
SE

Party NameSwedish Match North Europe AB
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type09 - Joint Stock Company
AddressSE-118 85 Stockholm
SE

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Sunday, April 4, 2021PARTIAL INVALIDATION PROCESSED BY THE IB
Thursday, March 11, 2021PARTIAL INVALIDATION OF REG EXT PROTECTION SENT TO IB
Thursday, March 11, 2021INVALIDATION PROCESSED
Saturday, March 6, 2021PARTIAL INVALIDATION OF REG EXT PROTECTION CREATED
Monday, July 6, 2020NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE OF SEC. 71 - E-MAILED
Monday, July 6, 2020REGISTERED-SEC.71 ACCEPTED
Monday, July 6, 2020CASE ASSIGNED TO POST REGISTRATION PARALEGAL
Tuesday, May 5, 2020TEAS SECTION 71 RECEIVED
Monday, May 6, 2019COURTESY REMINDER - SEC. 71 (6-YR) E-MAILED
Thursday, January 15, 2015NEW REPRESENTATIVE AT IB RECEIVED
Friday, October 10, 2014FINAL DECISION TRANSACTION PROCESSED BY IB
Tuesday, September 23, 2014FINAL DISPOSITION NOTICE SENT TO IB
Tuesday, September 23, 2014FINAL DISPOSITION PROCESSED
Wednesday, August 6, 2014FINAL DISPOSITION NOTICE CREATED, TO BE SENT TO IB
Tuesday, May 6, 2014REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, February 18, 2014NOTIFICATION PROCESSED BY IB
Tuesday, February 18, 2014OFFICIAL GAZETTE PUBLICATION CONFIRMATION E-MAILED
Tuesday, February 18, 2014PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Wednesday, January 29, 2014NOTIFICATION OF POSSIBLE OPPOSITION SENT TO IB
Wednesday, January 29, 2014NOTICE OF START OF OPPOSITION PERIOD CREATED, TO BE SENT TO IB
Wednesday, January 29, 2014NOTIFICATION OF NOTICE OF PUBLICATION E-MAILED
Tuesday, January 14, 2014LAW OFFICE PUBLICATION REVIEW COMPLETED
Monday, January 13, 2014ASSIGNED TO LIE
Sunday, December 15, 2013APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Friday, December 13, 2013TEAS/EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE ENTERED
Thursday, December 12, 2013CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Thursday, December 12, 2013TEAS RESPONSE TO OFFICE ACTION RECEIVED
Thursday, December 12, 2013ATTORNEY/DOM.REP.REVOKED AND/OR APPOINTED
Thursday, December 12, 2013TEAS REVOKE/APP/CHANGE ADDR OF ATTY/DOM REP RECEIVED
Monday, July 1, 2013REFUSAL PROCESSED BY IB
Thursday, June 13, 2013NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED - REFUSAL SENT TO IB
Thursday, June 13, 2013REFUSAL PROCESSED BY MPU
Thursday, June 13, 2013NON-FINAL ACTION (IB REFUSAL) PREPARED FOR REVIEW
Wednesday, June 12, 2013NON-FINAL ACTION WRITTEN
Wednesday, June 5, 2013ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Tuesday, May 14, 2013APPLICATION FILING RECEIPT MAILED
Friday, May 10, 2013NEW APPLICATION OFFICE SUPPLIED DATA ENTERED IN TRAM
Thursday, May 9, 2013SN ASSIGNED FOR SECT 66A APPL FROM IB