UTIL-LINK Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Friday, August 23, 1996, a trademark application was filed for UTIL-LINK with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the UTIL-LINK trademark a serial number of 75155056. The federal status of this trademark filing is CANCELLED - SECTION 8 as of Saturday, August 22, 2009. This trademark is owned by Util-Link, LLC. The UTIL-LINK trademark is filed in the Computer & Software Products & Electrical & Scientific Products category with the following description:

self-contained utility telemetry controller which incorporates a solid-state electric watt-hour meter to ensure maximum reliability and accuracy; this metering device is independent of the existing electric meter; the LINK provides time-of-use metering, power outage reporting, voltage monitoring and high/low voltage alerts, peak demand measurement, power outage/restoration reporting, demand side management, remote programming by host PC, remote control settings, tamper detection; it complies with all applicable codes and standards for utility telemetry controllers; it stores electric utilization data in non-volatile memory before transferring this data to a host PC at the utility on a regular time basis over the telephone line for billing and analysis; it is designed to meter and control the load conditions of power circuits

General Information


Serial Number75155056
Word MarkUTIL-LINK
Filing DateFriday, August 23, 1996
Status710 - CANCELLED - SECTION 8
Status DateSaturday, August 22, 2009
Registration Number2219347
Registration DateTuesday, January 19, 1999
Mark Drawing3000 - Illustration: Drawing or design which also includes word(s) / letter(s) / number(s)
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, September 16, 1997
Attorney NameNICOLE J. RENOUARD
Law Office Location CodeL30
Employee NameMERMELSTEIN, DAVID MAX
CorrespondentNICOLE J. RENOUARD
WHYTE HIRSCHBOECK DUDEK S.C.
555 EAST WELLS STREET, SUITE 1900
MILWAUKEE WI 53202-3819

Trademark Statements


Goods and Servicesself-contained utility telemetry controller which incorporates a solid-state electric watt-hour meter to ensure maximum reliability and accuracy; this metering device is independent of the existing electric meter; the LINK provides time-of-use metering, power outage reporting, voltage monitoring and high/low voltage alerts, peak demand measurement, power outage/restoration reporting, demand side management, remote programming by host PC, remote control settings, tamper detection; it complies with all applicable codes and standards for utility telemetry controllers; it stores electric utilization data in non-volatile memory before transferring this data to a host PC at the utility on a regular time basis over the telephone line for billing and analysis; it is designed to meter and control the load conditions of power circuits

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, August 22, 2009
Primary Code009
First Use Anywhere DateFriday, March 1, 1996
First Use In Commerce DateFriday, March 1, 1996

Trademark Owner History


Party NameNational Rural Telecommunications Cooperative
Party Type31 - New Owner After Registration
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
Address2121 Cooperative Way
Herndon, VA 20171

Party NameUtil-Link, LLC
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressInternational Plaza Building
Two International Drive
Nashville, TN 37217

Party NameUtil-Link, LLC
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressInternational Plaza Building
Two International Drive
Nashville, TN 37217

Party NameUtil-Link, LLC
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressInternational Plaza Building
Two International Drive
Nashville, TN 37217

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Saturday, August 22, 2009CANCELLED SEC. 8 (10-YR)/EXPIRED SECTION 9
Tuesday, July 24, 2007CASE FILE IN TICRS
Friday, December 2, 2005REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) ACCEPTED & SEC. 15 ACK.
Monday, November 28, 2005ASSIGNED TO PARALEGAL
Tuesday, July 19, 2005REGISTERED - SEC. 8 (6-YR) & SEC. 15 FILED
Tuesday, July 19, 2005TEAS SECTION 8 & 15 RECEIVED
Wednesday, November 12, 2003TEAS CHANGE OF CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED
Tuesday, January 19, 1999REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Monday, October 26, 1998ALLOWED PRINCIPAL REGISTER - SOU ACCEPTED
Tuesday, October 13, 1998STATEMENT OF USE PROCESSING COMPLETE
Thursday, September 17, 1998USE AMENDMENT FILED
Tuesday, April 21, 1998NOA MAILED - SOU REQUIRED FROM APPLICANT
Tuesday, October 14, 1997EXTENSION OF TIME TO OPPOSE RECEIVED
Tuesday, September 16, 1997PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Friday, August 15, 1997NOTICE OF PUBLICATION
Friday, July 18, 1997APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Thursday, June 26, 1997CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Monday, March 31, 1997LETTER OF SUSPENSION MAILED
Monday, March 17, 1997ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER