NOVA Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Thursday, August 15, 1996, a trademark application was filed for NOVA with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the NOVA trademark a serial number of 75150901. The federal status of this trademark filing is REGISTERED AND RENEWED as of Thursday, September 14, 2017. This trademark is owned by WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION. The NOVA trademark is filed in the Toys & Sporting Goods Products, Education & Entertainment Services, and Computer & Software Services & Scientific Services categories with the following description:

[ children's educational board games in the field of science ]

education and entertainment services, namely, production of television programs and motion picture films on the subject of science for distribution over television, cable, satellite, audio and video media and in theaters

providing multiple-user access to a global computer information network for the transfer and dissemination of a wide range of information

General Information


Serial Number75150901
Word MarkNOVA
Filing DateThursday, August 15, 1996
Status800 - REGISTERED AND RENEWED
Status DateThursday, September 14, 2017
Registration Number2087591
Registration DateTuesday, August 12, 1997
Mark Drawing1000 - Typeset: Word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, April 8, 1997
Attorney NameNOT AVAILABLE
Law Office Location CodeL70
Employee NameLAUTERBACH, JODI D
CorrespondentWGBH Educational Foundation
One Guest Street
BOSTON, MA 02135

Trademark Statements


Description of MarkThe mark consists of the words "NOVA" when printed in upper and lower case letters, or in any combination thereof, as shown in the accompanying drawing. The applicant attests that the drawing is a true and accurate drawing of the mark.
Goods and Services[ children's educational board games in the field of science ]
Goods and Serviceseducation and entertainment services, namely, production of television programs and motion picture films on the subject of science for distribution over television, cable, satellite, audio and video media and in theaters
Goods and Servicesproviding multiple-user access to a global computer information network for the transfer and dissemination of a wide range of information

Classification Information


International Class028 - Games and playthings; gymnastic and sporting articles not included in other classes; decorations for Christmas trees.
US Class Codes022, 023, 038, 050
Class Status CodeB - Sec. 8 - Class(es) in a Multiple Class registration
Class Status DateFriday, December 20, 2002
Primary Code028
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, February 14, 1994
First Use In Commerce DateMonday, February 14, 1994

International Class041 - Education; providing of training; entertainment; sporting and cultural activities.
US Class Codes100, 101, 107
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateTuesday, September 17, 1996
Primary Code041
First Use Anywhere DateSunday, March 3, 1974
First Use In Commerce DateSunday, March 3, 1974

International Class042 - Scientific and technological services and research and design relating thereto; industrial analysis and research services; design and development of computer hardware and software.
US Class Codes100, 101
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateTuesday, September 17, 1996
Primary Code042
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, September 1, 1987
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, September 1, 1987

Trademark Owner History


Party NameWGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type99 - Other
AddressOne Guest Street
Boston, MA 02135

Party NameWGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type99 - Other
Address125 Western Avenue
Boston, MA 02134

Party NameWGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type99 - Other
Address125 Western Avenue
Boston, MA 02134

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Thursday, September 14, 2017NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE OF SEC. 8 & 9 - E-MAILED
Thursday, September 14, 2017REGISTERED AND RENEWED (SECOND RENEWAL - 10 YRS)
Thursday, September 14, 2017REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (10-YR) ACCEPTED/SEC. 9 GRANTED
Thursday, September 14, 2017CASE ASSIGNED TO POST REGISTRATION PARALEGAL
Monday, August 7, 2017TEAS SECTION 8 & 9 RECEIVED
Monday, August 7, 2017TEAS CHANGE OF CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED
Tuesday, March 23, 2010APPLICANT/CORRESPONDENCE CHANGES (NON-RESPONSIVE) ENTERED
Tuesday, March 23, 2010TEAS CHANGE OF OWNER ADDRESS RECEIVED
Thursday, August 9, 2007REGISTERED AND RENEWED (FIRST RENEWAL - 10 YRS)
Thursday, August 9, 2007REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (10-YR) ACCEPTED/SEC. 9 GRANTED
Thursday, August 9, 2007ASSIGNED TO PARALEGAL
Thursday, July 19, 2007REGISTERED - COMBINED SECTION 8 (10-YR) & SEC. 9 FILED
Thursday, July 19, 2007TEAS SECTION 8 & 9 RECEIVED
Tuesday, March 13, 2007CASE FILE IN TICRS
Friday, December 20, 2002REGISTERED - PARTIAL SEC. 8 (6-YR) ACCEPTED & SEC. 15 ACK.
Friday, December 20, 2002POST REGISTRATION ACTION CORRECTION
Monday, October 28, 2002REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) & SEC. 15 FILED
Monday, October 28, 2002TEAS SECTION 8 & 15 RECEIVED
Tuesday, August 12, 1997REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, April 8, 1997PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Friday, March 7, 1997NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Friday, January 31, 1997APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Friday, January 24, 1997ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER