|A name, symbol, or other device
identifying a product, legally restricted to the use of the owner or manufacturer. Read
all about it here.
John Mendenhall / Paperback - 130 pages (November 1990) / Chronicle Book
An intriguing paperback of over eight hundred character marks. Most of the pages
have nine marks and some very clean typography for the captions, there are several spreads
through the book with color photos of three dimensional marks and these pages make a neat
break from the majority in black and white. A fun book for designers and lovers of
E-Z Legal Guide to Trademarks & Copyrights
Michael C. Donaldson / Paperback / Published 1995
The book cuts through the technical jargon and superfluous information to provide
clear, simple instructions for the layperson.
The Development of Visual Symbols
Steven Skaggs / Paperback (1994) / Crisp Pubns
This book traces the development of a logo through a series of sketches as the
author finds the best
fit of subject matter and visual expression.
Patents, Copyrights & Trademarks for Dummies
by Henri Charmasson / Paperback: 380 pages / Publisher: For Dummies
(January 26, 2004)
With this book at you side, you’ll have a solid grasp of the processes
involved in acquiring, registering, maintaining, and protecting the
intellectual property rights due you and/or your company. You’ll be able
to make informed decisions and speak confidently with the IP
professionals you meet along the way. And you’ll have the tools and
knowledge to take care of much of the work involved in the various
research and registration processes.
Trademark: Legal Care for Your Business & Product Name
by Stephen Elias / Paperback: 336 pages / NOLO; 6th edition (April 1,
Thoroughly revised and updated, the latest edition of Trademark provides
all new information regarding the latest domain names, changes to the
USPTO's electronic trademark programs, new electronic forms for various
marks, new information on the Federal Dilution Act -- and much more. It
also includes a new glossary of trademark terms. Includes all necessary
forms and step-by-step instructions to register a mark with the USPTO.