This is the date the mark was first used anywhere with the goods
This is the date the mark was first used in the sale or rendering of the goods/services. This is typically the date of your first sale to someone in another state and is often the same as the date of first use anywhere.
How to Submit Proof of Use
For goods, this should be in the form of a label, tag, packaging, or web page that displays the trademark with ordering info.
For services, this should be in the form of a sign, brochure, ad, business card, stationery, or web page that displays the trademark.
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I have read, acknowledged, and agree to Trust Tree's Terms of Service. Having the authority to bind the owner of the aforementioned trademark, I agree to engage Trust Tree to fully represent the trademark owner in matters before the USPTO regarding the aforementioned trademark, and grant Trust Tree authority to take all actions necessary to secure the trademark, including, but not limited to, signing documents submitted to the USPTO on the trademark owner’s behalf.
For a trademark or service mark application, the mark is in use in commerce on or in connection with all the goods/services in the application or notice of allowance, or as subsequently modified.
For a collective trademark, collective service mark, collective membership mark application, the applicant is exercising legitimate control over the use of the mark in commerce by members on or in connection with all the goods/services/collective membership organization in the application or notice of allowance, or as subsequently modified.
For a certification mark application, the applicant is exercising legitimate control over the use of the mark in commerce by authorized users on or in connection with the all goods/services in the application or notice of allowance, or as subsequently modified, and the applicant is not engaged in the production or marketing of the goods/services to which the mark is applied, except to advertise or promote recognition of the certification program or of the goods/services that meet the certification standards of the applicant.