SAFE Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Wednesday, December 4, 2013, a trademark application was filed for SAFE with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the SAFE trademark a serial number of 86134848. The federal status of this trademark filing is REGISTERED as of Tuesday, February 3, 2015. This trademark is owned by Earth Island Institute. The SAFE trademark is filed in the Advertising, Business and Retail Services, Education & Entertainment Services, Personal, and Legal & Social Services categories with the following description:

Promoting public awareness of tuna fishing practices that are harmful to dolphins; lobbying services, namely, promoting the interests of dolphin safety as relating to tuna fishing and tuna canneries

Educational services, namely, providing classes, seminars and workshops in the fields of dolphins and related cetaceans and the fishing industry and the food industry; Training in the use of dolphin-safe fishing equipment and practices, and in dolphins' and related cetaceans' welfare; providing a website featuring blogs and non-downloadable publications in the nature of articles, brochures, pamphlets in the fields of dolphins and related cetaceans and the fishing industry and the food industry; on-line journals, namely, blogs featuring dolphins and related cetaceans and the fishing industry and the food industry; educational services, namely, conducting on-line exhibitions and displays and interactive exhibits in the field of dolphin-safe practices

Monitoring regulatory requirements in the field of tuna fishing practices for regulatory compliance purposes to ensure dolphin-friendly policies; monitoring regulatory requirements amongst tuna processors in the field of tuna fishing for regulatory compliance purposes to ensure environmentally safe and dolphin safe practices

General Information


Serial Number86134848
Word MarkSAFE
Filing DateWednesday, December 4, 2013
Status700 - REGISTERED
Status DateTuesday, February 3, 2015
Registration Number4680672
Registration DateTuesday, February 3, 2015
Mark Drawing3000 - Illustration: Drawing or design which also includes word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, November 18, 2014
Attorney NamePaul D. Bianco
Law Office Location CodeM90
Employee NameJENKINS JR, CHARLES L
CorrespondentPAUL D. BIANCO
FLEIT GIBBONS GUTMAN BONGINI & BIANCO PL
21355 E DIXIE HWY STE 115
AVENTURA, FL 33180-1244

Trademark Statements


Indication of Colors claimedColor is not claimed as a feature of the mark.
Disclaimer with Predetermined Text"SAFE"
Description of MarkThe mark consists of a dolphin and the word "SAFE" inside of a circle. The circle is divided by a waved line. The dolphin is located on the top half of the circle and above the waved line. The word "SAFE" is located on the lower half of the circle and below the waved line.
Goods and ServicesPromoting public awareness of tuna fishing practices that are harmful to dolphins; lobbying services, namely, promoting the interests of dolphin safety as relating to tuna fishing and tuna canneries
Goods and ServicesEducational services, namely, providing classes, seminars and workshops in the fields of dolphins and related cetaceans and the fishing industry and the food industry; Training in the use of dolphin-safe fishing equipment and practices, and in dolphins' and related cetaceans' welfare; providing a website featuring blogs and non-downloadable publications in the nature of articles, brochures, pamphlets in the fields of dolphins and related cetaceans and the fishing industry and the food industry; on-line journals, namely, blogs featuring dolphins and related cetaceans and the fishing industry and the food industry; educational services, namely, conducting on-line exhibitions and displays and interactive exhibits in the field of dolphin-safe practices
Goods and ServicesMonitoring regulatory requirements in the field of tuna fishing practices for regulatory compliance purposes to ensure dolphin-friendly policies; monitoring regulatory requirements amongst tuna processors in the field of tuna fishing for regulatory compliance purposes to ensure environmentally safe and dolphin safe practices

Classification Information


International Class035 - Advertising; business management; business administration; office functions.
US Class Codes100, 101, 102
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateMonday, December 16, 2013
Primary Code035
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, July 30, 2001
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, May 2, 2006

International Class041 - Education; providing of training; entertainment; sporting and cultural activities.
US Class Codes100, 101, 107
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateMonday, December 16, 2013
Primary Code041
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, July 30, 2001
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, May 2, 2006

International Class045 - Legal services; security services for the protection of property and individuals; personal and social services rendered by others to meet the needs of individuals.
US Class Codes100, 101
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateTuesday, September 23, 2014
Primary Code045
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, July 30, 2001
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, May 2, 2006

Trademark Owner History


Party NameEarth Island Institute
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressSuite 460
The Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

Party NameEarth Island Institute
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressSuite 460
The Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

Party NameEarth Island Institute
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressSuite 460
The Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Monday, February 3, 2020COURTESY REMINDER - SEC. 8 (6-YR) E-MAILED
Tuesday, February 3, 2015REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, November 18, 2014OFFICIAL GAZETTE PUBLICATION CONFIRMATION E-MAILED
Tuesday, November 18, 2014PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Wednesday, October 29, 2014NOTIFICATION OF NOTICE OF PUBLICATION E-MAILED
Tuesday, October 14, 2014LAW OFFICE PUBLICATION REVIEW COMPLETED
Thursday, October 9, 2014ASSIGNED TO LIE
Wednesday, September 24, 2014APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, September 23, 2014TEAS/EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE ENTERED
Monday, September 22, 2014CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Monday, September 22, 2014TEAS RESPONSE TO OFFICE ACTION RECEIVED
Monday, March 24, 2014NOTIFICATION OF NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Monday, March 24, 2014NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Monday, March 24, 2014NON-FINAL ACTION WRITTEN
Monday, March 17, 2014ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Tuesday, December 17, 2013NOTICE OF DESIGN SEARCH CODE E-MAILED
Monday, December 16, 2013NEW APPLICATION OFFICE SUPPLIED DATA ENTERED IN TRAM
Saturday, December 7, 2013NEW APPLICATION ENTERED IN TRAM