PREFERENCE Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Monday, August 19, 1996, a trademark application was filed for PREFERENCE with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the PREFERENCE trademark a serial number of 75152315. The federal status of this trademark filing is CANCELLED - SECTION 8 as of Saturday, May 16, 2009. This trademark is owned by Northwest Medical Physics Equipment, Inc.. The PREFERENCE trademark is filed in the Computer & Software Products & Electrical & Scientific Products and Medical Instrument Products categories with the following description:

computer hardware and computer software for transfering imaging and transformational data, visually verifying coordinate system correspondence, contouring target and critical structure volumes, defining and viewing treatment beams, observing dose distributions, and outputting monitor unit settings, conformal therapy plots, isodose plots, and dose volume histograms for use in stereotactic radiation therapy planning

medical equipment for use in the delivery of stereotactic radiation therapy, namely, beam collimator with interchangeable inserts, patient supports and masks, cassette holders, micropositioner, conformal aperture block casting hardware, and MRI kit, all sold as a unit

General Information


Serial Number75152315
Word MarkPREFERENCE
Filing DateMonday, August 19, 1996
Status710 - CANCELLED - SECTION 8
Status DateSaturday, May 16, 2009
Registration Number2185315
Registration DateTuesday, September 1, 1998
Mark Drawing5S07 - Drawing with word(s) / letter(s) / number(s) in Stylized form
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, June 9, 1998
Attorney NameNOT AVAILABLE
Law Office Location CodeL20
Employee NameLOBO, DEBORAH E
CorrespondentKIRK M. HARTUNG
MCKEE, VOORHEES & SEASE
801 GRAND AVENUE
SUITE 3200
DES MOINES, IA 50309-2721

Trademark Statements


Goods and Servicescomputer hardware and computer software for transfering imaging and transformational data, visually verifying coordinate system correspondence, contouring target and critical structure volumes, defining and viewing treatment beams, observing dose distributions, and outputting monitor unit settings, conformal therapy plots, isodose plots, and dose volume histograms for use in stereotactic radiation therapy planning
Goods and Servicesmedical equipment for use in the delivery of stereotactic radiation therapy, namely, beam collimator with interchangeable inserts, patient supports and masks, cassette holders, micropositioner, conformal aperture block casting hardware, and MRI kit, all sold as a unit
Pseudo MarkP REFERENCE

Classification Information


International Class009 - Scientific, nautical, surveying, photographic, cinematographic, optical, weighing, measuring, signalling, checking (supervision), life-saving and teaching apparatus and instruments; apparatus and instruments for conducting, switching, transforming, accumulating, regulating or controlling electricity; apparatus for recording, transmission or reproduction of sound or images; magnetic data carriers, recording discs; automatic vending machines and mechanisms for coin operated apparatus; cash registers, calculating machines, data processing equipment and computers; fire extinguishing apparatus.
US Class Codes021, 023, 026, 036, 038
Class Status Code2 - Sec. 8 - Entire Registration
Class Status DateSaturday, May 16, 2009
Primary Code009
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, May 31, 1994
First Use In Commerce DateWednesday, August 31, 1994

International Class010 - Surgical, medical, dental, and veterinary apparatus and instruments, artificial limbs, eyes, and teeth; orthopedic articles; suture materials.
US Class Codes026, 039, 044
Class Status Code2 - Sec. 8 - Entire Registration
Class Status DateSaturday, May 16, 2009
Primary Code010
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, May 31, 1994
First Use In Commerce DateWednesday, August 31, 1994

Trademark Owner History


Party NameNORTHWEST MEDICAL PHYSICS, INC.
Party Type31 - New Owner After Registration
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address1401 8TH STREET
ORANGE CITY, IA 51041

Party NameNorthwest Medical Physics Equipment, Inc.
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address2009 Vernon Rd.
Everett, WA 98205

Party NameNorthwest Medical Physics Equipment, Inc.
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address2009 Vernon Rd.
Everett, WA 98205

Party NameNorthwest Medical Physics Equipment, Inc.
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address2009 Vernon Rd.
Everett, WA 98205

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Saturday, May 16, 2009CANCELLED SEC. 8 (10-YR)/EXPIRED SECTION 9
Wednesday, March 4, 2009CASE FILE IN TICRS
Friday, March 5, 2004REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) ACCEPTED & SEC. 15 ACK.
Wednesday, January 14, 2004REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) & SEC. 15 FILED
Wednesday, January 14, 2004TEAS SECTION 8 & 15 RECEIVED
Tuesday, September 1, 1998REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, June 9, 1998PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Friday, May 8, 1998NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Wednesday, April 1, 1998APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, February 17, 1998CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Tuesday, February 17, 1998FINAL REFUSAL MAILED
Monday, December 29, 1997CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Monday, September 22, 1997NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED
Friday, July 25, 1997CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Tuesday, March 11, 1997ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Thursday, February 20, 1997NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED
Wednesday, February 19, 1997ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Thursday, February 13, 1997ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER