PARTICIPATION PLUS Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Tuesday, July 16, 2002, a trademark application was filed for PARTICIPATION PLUS with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the PARTICIPATION PLUS trademark a serial number of 78144148. The federal status of this trademark filing is REGISTERED AND RENEWED as of Thursday, December 20, 2012. This trademark is owned by ICBA Bancard, Inc.. The PARTICIPATION PLUS trademark is filed in the Insurance & Financial Services category with the following description:

Credit card program for agent banks; namely a program that allows agents to purchase an interest in the credit card receivables of its customers

General Information


Serial Number78144148
Word MarkPARTICIPATION PLUS
Filing DateTuesday, July 16, 2002
Status800 - REGISTERED AND RENEWED
Status DateThursday, December 20, 2012
Registration Number2778750
Registration DateTuesday, October 28, 2003
Mark Drawing1000 - Typeset: Word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, January 21, 2003
Attorney NameJohn C. McElwaine
Law Office Location CodeM70
Employee NameBUCHANAN WILL, NORA
CorrespondentJOHN C. MCELWAINE
NELSON MULLINS RILEY & SCARBOROUGH LLP
100 North Tryon Street
42nd Floor, IP Department
CHARLOTTE, NC 28202

Trademark Statements


Goods and ServicesCredit card program for agent banks; namely a program that allows agents to purchase an interest in the credit card receivables of its customers

Classification Information


International Class036 - Insurance; financial affairs; monetary affairs; real estate affairs.
US Class Codes100, 101, 102
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateFriday, July 19, 2002
Primary Code036
First Use Anywhere DateThursday, August 15, 2002
First Use In Commerce DateThursday, August 15, 2002

Trademark Owner History


Party NameICBA Bancard, Inc.
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address1615 L Street, Suite 900
Arlington, VA 22201

Party NameICBA Bancard, Inc.
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address2107 Wilson Blvd.
Suite 400
Arlington, VA 22201

Party NameICBA Bancard, Inc.
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address2107 Wilson Blvd.
Suite 400
Arlington, VA 22201

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Thursday, December 20, 2012NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE OF SEC. 8 & 9 - E-MAILED
Thursday, December 20, 2012REGISTERED AND RENEWED (FIRST RENEWAL - 10 YRS)
Thursday, December 20, 2012REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (10-YR) ACCEPTED/SEC. 9 GRANTED
Tuesday, December 18, 2012CASE ASSIGNED TO POST REGISTRATION PARALEGAL
Tuesday, November 27, 2012TEAS SECTION 8 & 9 RECEIVED
Friday, May 8, 2009REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) ACCEPTED & SEC. 15 ACK.
Monday, April 27, 2009ASSIGNED TO PARALEGAL
Monday, April 27, 2009APPLICANT/CORRESPONDENCE CHANGES (NON-RESPONSIVE) ENTERED
Monday, April 27, 2009TEAS CHANGE OF OWNER ADDRESS RECEIVED
Friday, April 24, 2009TEAS SECTION 8 & 15 RECEIVED
Wednesday, May 14, 2008ATTORNEY/DOM.REP.REVOKED AND/OR APPOINTED
Wednesday, May 14, 2008TEAS REVOKE/APP/CHANGE ADDR OF ATTY/DOM REP RECEIVED
Tuesday, October 28, 2003REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Wednesday, September 3, 2003ALLOWED PRINCIPAL REGISTER - SOU ACCEPTED
Wednesday, August 20, 2003ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Friday, August 15, 2003CASE FILE IN TICRS
Wednesday, July 30, 2003STATEMENT OF USE PROCESSING COMPLETE
Monday, June 16, 2003USE AMENDMENT FILED
Monday, June 16, 2003PAPER RECEIVED
Monday, April 21, 2003TEAS CHANGE OF CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED
Tuesday, April 15, 2003NOA MAILED - SOU REQUIRED FROM APPLICANT
Tuesday, January 21, 2003PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Wednesday, January 1, 2003NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Sunday, November 17, 2002APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Thursday, November 14, 2002ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER