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I filed a trademark text application with no designation for font, size etc, was this a small or big mistake? will the USPTO give me the option to specify rather than deny?
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hello

Alex Reese :

it may not be a big issue at all

Customer:

Hi Alex can you answer this? I filed a trademark text application with no designation for font, size etc, was this a small or big mistake? Will the USPTO give me the option to specify rather than deny?

Alex Reese :

if you get the mark without any "style" font then that's even broader/better in a sense

Alex Reese :

because its better to just have the text by itself...not limited to a particular font

Customer:

Thanks, XXXXX XXXXX keep my toes crossed.

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