SERIOUS EQUIPMENT Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Wednesday, August 21, 1996, a trademark application was filed for SERIOUS EQUIPMENT with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the SERIOUS EQUIPMENT trademark a serial number of 75154031. The federal status of this trademark filing is CANCELLED - SECTION 8 as of Saturday, February 14, 2009. This trademark is owned by Mizuno Sports, Inc.. The SERIOUS EQUIPMENT trademark is filed in the Toys & Sporting Goods Products category with the following description:

baseball bats, baseball batting gloves, baseball batting tees, baseball gloves, baseballs, catchers' masks, elbow pads for athletic use, golf ball markers, golf ball retrievers, golf balls, golf bags, golf clubs, golf club covers, golf gloves, golf tees, golf bag tags, grip tapes for golf clubs, grip tapes for baseball bats, hand grips for golf clubs, hand pads for athletic use, handball gloves, home plates, knee pads for athletic use, pitcher's plates, safety padding for volleyball uprights, shin pads for athletic use, softball gloves, softball bats, umpire protection equipment, volleyball uprights, volleyball nets, volleyball net antennas, volleyball floor plates and volleyballs

General Information


Serial Number75154031
Word MarkSERIOUS EQUIPMENT
Filing DateWednesday, August 21, 1996
Status710 - CANCELLED - SECTION 8
Status DateSaturday, February 14, 2009
Registration Number2157550
Registration DateTuesday, May 12, 1998
Mark Drawing1000 - Typeset: Word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, February 11, 1997
Attorney NameMICHAEL D HOBBS JR
Law Office Location CodeL70
Employee NameKREHELY, KIMBERLY A
CorrespondentMICHAEL D HOBBS JR
TROUTMAN SANDERS LLP
NATIONSBANK PLAZA
600 PEACHTREE STREET NE SUITE 5200
ATLANTA GA 30308-2216

Trademark Statements


Disclaimer with Predetermined Text"EQUIPMENT"
Goods and Servicesbaseball bats, baseball batting gloves, baseball batting tees, baseball gloves, baseballs, catchers' masks, elbow pads for athletic use, golf ball markers, golf ball retrievers, golf balls, golf bags, golf clubs, golf club covers, golf gloves, golf tees, golf bag tags, grip tapes for golf clubs, grip tapes for baseball bats, hand grips for golf clubs, hand pads for athletic use, handball gloves, home plates, knee pads for athletic use, pitcher's plates, safety padding for volleyball uprights, shin pads for athletic use, softball gloves, softball bats, umpire protection equipment, volleyball uprights, volleyball nets, volleyball net antennas, volleyball floor plates and volleyballs

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 Code2 - Sec. 8 - Entire Registration
Class Status DateSaturday, February 14, 2009
Primary Code028
First Use Anywhere DateFriday, November 1, 1996
First Use In Commerce DateFriday, November 1, 1996

Trademark Owner History


Party NameMIZUNO USA, INC.
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address4925 AVALON RIDGE PKWY
1 JACK CURRAN WAY
Norcross, GA 30071

Party NameMIZUNO USA, INC.
Party Type21 - New Owner After Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address5125 Peachtree Industrial Blvd.
Norcross, GA 30092

Party NameMizuno Sports, Inc.
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address5125 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, GA 30092

Party NameMizuno Sports, Inc.
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address5125 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, GA 30092

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Saturday, February 14, 2009CANCELLED SEC. 8 (10-YR)/EXPIRED SECTION 9
Wednesday, August 15, 2007CASE FILE IN TICRS
Friday, October 17, 2003REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) ACCEPTED & SEC. 15 ACK.
Wednesday, September 3, 2003REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) & SEC. 15 FILED
Wednesday, September 3, 2003TEAS SECTION 8 & 15 RECEIVED
Tuesday, May 12, 1998REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, March 17, 1998ALLOWED PRINCIPAL REGISTER - SOU ACCEPTED
Wednesday, January 7, 1998NON-FINAL ACTION MAILED
Monday, December 22, 1997STATEMENT OF USE PROCESSING COMPLETE
Tuesday, November 4, 1997USE AMENDMENT FILED
Tuesday, May 6, 1997NOA MAILED - SOU REQUIRED FROM APPLICANT
Tuesday, February 11, 1997PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Friday, January 10, 1997NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Tuesday, December 17, 1996APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Friday, December 13, 1996EXAMINER'S AMENDMENT MAILED
Friday, December 6, 1996ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER