- Filing Timeline: Submit the Statement of Use within six months of the USPTO issuing a Notice of Allowance. If needed, you can request extensions in six-month increments, up to five times.
- Submission: Include details regarding the date of first use and first use in commerce.
- Review: A USPTO Examining Attorney will review your Statement of Use.
- Response: If there are concerns or issues, the Examining attorney will issue an Office Action requiring your response.
Finalization: After addressing any issues and upon USPTO acceptance, the trademark progresses to registration.