MTV Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Tuesday, February 8, 1994, a trademark application was filed for MTV with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the MTV trademark a serial number of 74490036. The federal status of this trademark filing is REGISTERED AND RENEWED as of Wednesday, October 7, 2015. This trademark is owned by Viacom International, Inc.. The MTV trademark is filed in the Communication Services and Education & Entertainment Services categories with the following description:

cable television broadcasting

television and entertainment services, namely the television production of a broad spectrum of television programs including those which feature or are on the topics of music, entertainment, animation, current events, social issues, sports events, talent contests, concerts, comedy shows, situation comedies, games, awards, dances, news, style and fashion; and entertainment in the form of live concerts, talent contests, music and television award events, sports events, game events, events with speakers on various social and political topics, and exhibits with displays of entertainment memorabilia and products relating to style and fashion

General Information


Serial Number74490036
Word MarkMTV
Filing DateTuesday, February 8, 1994
Status800 - REGISTERED AND RENEWED
Status DateWednesday, October 7, 2015
Registration Number1955606
Registration DateTuesday, February 13, 1996
Mark Drawing1000 - Typeset: Word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, November 21, 1995
Attorney NameNOT AVAILABLE
Law Office Location CodeL90
Employee NameTUCCILLO, SUSANA M
CorrespondentVIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.
C/O LAURIE LAWRENCE-DILLON 34TH FLOOR
NEW YORK NY 10036

Trademark Statements


Goods and Servicescable television broadcasting
Goods and Servicestelevision and entertainment services, namely the television production of a broad spectrum of television programs including those which feature or are on the topics of music, entertainment, animation, current events, social issues, sports events, talent contests, concerts, comedy shows, situation comedies, games, awards, dances, news, style and fashion; and entertainment in the form of live concerts, talent contests, music and television award events, sports events, game events, events with speakers on various social and political topics, and exhibits with displays of entertainment memorabilia and products relating to style and fashion

Classification Information


International Class038 - Services allowing people to communicate with another by a sensory means.
US Class Codes100, 101, 104
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateMonday, April 11, 1994
Primary Code038
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, March 31, 1981
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, March 31, 1981

International Class041 - Education; providing of training; entertainment; sporting and cultural activities.
US Class Codes100, 101, 107
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateMonday, April 11, 1994
Primary Code041
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, March 31, 1981
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, March 31, 1981

Trademark Owner History


Party NameVIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.
Party Type33 - New Owner After Registration
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressNEW YORK, NY 10036

Party NameVIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.
Party Type32 - New Owner After Registration
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressNEW YORK, NY 10036

Party NameVIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.
Party Type31 - New Owner After Registration
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressNEW YORK, NY 10036

Party NameViacom International, Inc.
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressNew York, NY 10036

Party NameViacom International, Inc.
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressNew York, NY 10036

Party NameViacom International, Inc.
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressNew York, NY 10036

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Wednesday, October 7, 2015NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE OF SEC. 8 & 9 - E-MAILED
Wednesday, October 7, 2015REGISTERED AND RENEWED (SECOND RENEWAL - 10 YRS)
Wednesday, October 7, 2015REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (10-YR) ACCEPTED/SEC. 9 GRANTED
Wednesday, October 7, 2015CASE ASSIGNED TO POST REGISTRATION PARALEGAL
Friday, September 11, 2015TEAS CHANGE OF CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED
Tuesday, September 8, 2015TEAS SECTION 8 & 9 RECEIVED
Tuesday, September 8, 2015TEAS CHANGE OF CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED
Wednesday, October 17, 2007ASSIGNMENT OF OWNERSHIP NOT UPDATED AUTOMATICALLY
Wednesday, February 14, 2007AUTOMATIC UPDATE OF ASSIGNMENT OF OWNERSHIP
Wednesday, January 17, 2007ASSIGNMENT OF OWNERSHIP NOT UPDATED AUTOMATICALLY
Wednesday, January 10, 2007AUTOMATIC UPDATE OF ASSIGNMENT OF OWNERSHIP
Friday, August 18, 2006CASE FILE IN TICRS
Tuesday, May 2, 2006REGISTERED AND RENEWED (FIRST RENEWAL - 10 YRS)
Tuesday, May 2, 2006REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (10-YR) ACCEPTED/SEC. 9 GRANTED
Friday, January 20, 2006REGISTERED - COMBINED SECTION 8 (10-YR) & SEC. 9 FILED
Friday, January 20, 2006TEAS SECTION 8 & 9 RECEIVED
Monday, April 22, 2002REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) ACCEPTED & SEC. 15 ACK.
Thursday, February 14, 2002REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) & SEC. 15 FILED
Tuesday, February 13, 1996REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, November 21, 1995PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Friday, October 20, 1995NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Wednesday, September 6, 1995APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Thursday, August 17, 1995CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Monday, May 1, 1995FINAL REFUSAL MAILED
Wednesday, February 22, 1995CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Wednesday, February 8, 1995ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Monday, August 22, 1994NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED
Wednesday, July 6, 1994ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Friday, June 24, 1994ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER