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Alt Legal Resource Library

The Alt Legal Resource Library contains our full collection of resources ranging from blog articles to Alt Legal Webinars to Alt Legal Connect sessions, all of which cover important topics relating to IP practice, law practice management, and IP news and current events. Click on topics within the index below to find helpful, practical resources that will help you in your day-to-day practice.

IP Practice

Practice Management

IP News & Current Events


International Trademark Prosecution



Country- and Region-Specific Trademark Law

Submarine Trademarks and §44(d) Filings

USPTO Trademark Prosecution


Prosecution Tips from Examining Attorneys

Generic and Descriptive Trademarks


Use in Commerce


Other Trademark Prosecution Issues

USPTO Trademark Searching

USPTO Office Actions

Office Actions – Generally

Refusal for §2(d) Likelihood of Confusion

Refusal for Failure to Function

Refusal for Generic/Descriptive Matter

Other Refusals

Acquired Distinctiveness – Overcoming Refusals

Trademark Monitoring

Trademark Modernization Act

TMA – Generally

Letters of Protest

IP Licensing and Other Agreements

Copyright, Design Patents, Domains and Other IP

Cannabis and IP

NFTs, the Metaverse, and IP

Artificial Intelligence

Fashion and IP

Food, Beer, and Wine IP Protection

Non-traditional Trademarks

IP Litigation and TTAB


Advertising Law

IP Practice + Law School

Legal Technology

Law Firm Management and Solo Practitioners

Law Firm Marketing

In-House Counsel

Diversity and the Law

Ethics and IP

IP Paralegals, Legal Assistants, Docketing Specialists, etc.

IP Docketing Basics and IP Docketing Software

IP News and Current Events

General IP and Trademark News

USPTO TPAC Quarterly Meeting Summaries

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