VERA Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Wednesday, January 4, 2017, a trademark application was filed for VERA with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the VERA trademark a serial number of 87288595. The federal status of this trademark filing is REGISTERED as of Tuesday, July 25, 2017. This trademark is owned by Vera Institute of Justice. The VERA trademark is filed in the Advertising, Business and Retail Services, Insurance & Financial Services, Education & Entertainment Services, Computer & Software Services & Scientific Services, Medical & Beauty Services & Agricultural Services, Personal, and Legal & Social Services categories with the following description:

Consultancy and advisory services in the fields of justice, safety and the provision of services to vulnerable populations, namely, business planning, business organization, business administration and business management services for fiscally sponsored organizations; business planning services in the nature of establishing demonstration projects, namely, businesses employing alternative methods of delivering services to vulnerable populations in order to determine their efficiency and fiscal viability; providing support and advice in the fields of business management and business administration for demonstration projects, in order to allow them to operate on a permanent and independent basis; public policy research and consultancy services in the field of justice systems; promoting public awareness of issues affecting the justice system and awareness of services for vulnerable populations

Performing cost-benefit, financial and economic analyses for programs, projects and organizations that deliver services related to justice and safety and that provide services to vulnerable populations; fiscal sponsorship for organizations performing activities in the fields of justice, safety and the provision of services to vulnerable populations, namely, accepting and administering funds on behalf of fiscally sponsored organizations to support programs in such fields

Presenting educational programs and developing curricula for private and government entities on topics of justice, safety and the provision of services to vulnerable populations and distribution of course material in connection therewith

Social science research and analysis services relating to the delivery of legal and social services to meet the needs of vulnerable populations

Charitable services, namely, providing health care services to vulnerable populations in the nature of mental health counseling and substance abuse treatment

Conducting legal research and analysis relating to the criminal justice system; conducting legal research and analysis relating to the delivery of legal and social services to meet the needs of vulnerable populations; providing legal services to vulnerable populations and to projects that serve such populations; consultancy and advisory services related to justice and safety, namely, coordination of legal, social and psychological services for vulnerable populations

General Information


Serial Number87288595
Word MarkVERA
Filing DateWednesday, January 4, 2017
Status700 - REGISTERED
Status DateTuesday, July 25, 2017
Registration Number5250989
Registration DateTuesday, July 25, 2017
Mark Drawing4000 - Illustration: Drawing with word(s) / letter(s) / number(s) in Block form
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, May 9, 2017
Attorney NameCatherine Dugan O'Connor
Law Office Location CodeL50
Employee NameBUTTON, JENNIFER JO
CorrespondentCatherine Dugan O'Connor
DAY PITNEY LLP
ONE INTERNATIONAL PLACE
BOSTON MA 02110

Trademark Statements


Goods and ServicesConsultancy and advisory services in the fields of justice, safety and the provision of services to vulnerable populations, namely, business planning, business organization, business administration and business management services for fiscally sponsored organizations; business planning services in the nature of establishing demonstration projects, namely, businesses employing alternative methods of delivering services to vulnerable populations in order to determine their efficiency and fiscal viability; providing support and advice in the fields of business management and business administration for demonstration projects, in order to allow them to operate on a permanent and independent basis; public policy research and consultancy services in the field of justice systems; promoting public awareness of issues affecting the justice system and awareness of services for vulnerable populations
Goods and ServicesPerforming cost-benefit, financial and economic analyses for programs, projects and organizations that deliver services related to justice and safety and that provide services to vulnerable populations; fiscal sponsorship for organizations performing activities in the fields of justice, safety and the provision of services to vulnerable populations, namely, accepting and administering funds on behalf of fiscally sponsored organizations to support programs in such fields
Goods and ServicesPresenting educational programs and developing curricula for private and government entities on topics of justice, safety and the provision of services to vulnerable populations and distribution of course material in connection therewith
Goods and ServicesSocial science research and analysis services relating to the delivery of legal and social services to meet the needs of vulnerable populations
Goods and ServicesCharitable services, namely, providing health care services to vulnerable populations in the nature of mental health counseling and substance abuse treatment
Goods and ServicesConducting legal research and analysis relating to the criminal justice system; conducting legal research and analysis relating to the delivery of legal and social services to meet the needs of vulnerable populations; providing legal services to vulnerable populations and to projects that serve such populations; consultancy and advisory services related to justice and safety, namely, coordination of legal, social and psychological services for vulnerable populations

Classification Information


International Class035 - Advertising; business management; business administration; office functions.
US Class Codes100, 101, 102
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, January 12, 2017
Primary Code035
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, November 30, 1965
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, November 30, 1965

International Class036 - Insurance; financial affairs; monetary affairs; real estate affairs.
US Class Codes100, 101, 102
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, January 12, 2017
Primary Code036
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, November 30, 1965
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, November 30, 1965

International Class041 - Education; providing of training; entertainment; sporting and cultural activities.
US Class Codes100, 101, 107
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, January 12, 2017
Primary Code041
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, November 30, 1971
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, November 30, 1971

International Class042 - Scientific and technological services and research and design relating thereto; industrial analysis and research services; design and development of computer hardware and software.
US Class Codes100, 101
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, January 12, 2017
Primary Code042
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, November 30, 1965
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, November 30, 1965

International Class044 - Medical services; veterinary services; hygienic and beauty care for human beings or animals; agriculture, horticulture and forestry services.
US Class Codes100, 101
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, January 12, 2017
Primary Code044
First Use Anywhere DateThursday, November 30, 2000
First Use In Commerce DateThursday, November 30, 2000

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 DateThursday, January 12, 2017
Primary Code045
First Use Anywhere DateTuesday, November 30, 1965
First Use In Commerce DateTuesday, November 30, 1965

Trademark Owner History


Party NameVera Institute of Justice
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type99 - Other
AddressBrooklyn, NY 11232

Party NameVera Institute of Justice
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type99 - Other
AddressNew York, NY 10279

Party NameVera Institute of Justice
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type99 - Other
AddressNew York, NY 10279

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Friday, December 27, 2019APPLICANT/CORRESPONDENCE CHANGES (NON-RESPONSIVE) ENTERED
Friday, December 27, 2019TEAS CHANGE OF OWNER ADDRESS RECEIVED
Friday, December 27, 2019ATTORNEY/DOM.REP.REVOKED AND/OR APPOINTED
Friday, December 27, 2019TEAS REVOKE/APP/CHANGE ADDR OF ATTY/DOM REP RECEIVED
Tuesday, July 25, 2017REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, May 9, 2017OFFICIAL GAZETTE PUBLICATION CONFIRMATION E-MAILED
Tuesday, May 9, 2017PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Wednesday, April 19, 2017NOTIFICATION OF NOTICE OF PUBLICATION E-MAILED
Thursday, March 30, 2017APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Wednesday, March 29, 2017ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Thursday, January 12, 2017NEW APPLICATION OFFICE SUPPLIED DATA ENTERED IN TRAM
Saturday, January 7, 2017NEW APPLICATION ENTERED IN TRAM