Intellectual Property and COVID-19: U.S. Trademark Office and U.S. Copyright Office Extend Deadlines

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Intellectual Property and COVID-19:

U.S. Trademark Office and U.S. Copyright Office Extend Deadlines

The United States Patent & Trademark Office has extended certain filing deadlines for those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Previously, the Trademark Office had waived certain late fees (see DUNNINGTON’s previous post here).

Citing Authority granted by the CARES Act on March 27, 2020, due dates for most filings with deadlines between March 27, 2020 and April 30, 2020 now have been extended by 30 days, provided that they are accompanied by mandatory statements of COVID-19 impact. Read More

Dunnington Client Alert: Federal COVID-19 Relief Funding: What Applicants Need to Know Now to Qualify and Apply

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DUNNINGTON CLIENT ALERT:

Federal COVID-19 Relief Funding:

What Applicants Need to Know Now to Qualify and Apply

On March 30, 2020, Dunnington provided an alert summarizing various U.S. federal, New York state and municipal economic assistance programs available to individuals and businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Two of the federal programs that have been made available via the newly enacted Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (“CARES”) Act are the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (“EIDL”) including Emergency Economic Injury Grants and the Paycheck Protection Program (the “PPP”).  These programs are being implemented quickly, so it is important to understand relevant criteria and application procedures. Read More

Dunnington Client Alert: How the CARES Act and Other Recent New York State and New York City Legislation Address Business Interruption and Employment

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DUNNINGTON CLIENT ALERT:

How the CARES Act and Other Recent New York State and New York City

Legislation Address Business Interruption and Employment

Within the past few days—and as recently as 72 hours ago—the United States government, the State of New York and the City of New York adopted legislation intended to provide economic relief to businesses and individuals impacted by the COVID-19 emergency. The following is a review of various loans, loan forgiveness provisions, and other benefits created by these recent acts.* Read More

Déclaration de Dunnington face à l’épidémie du COVID-19

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25 Mars 2020

Chers clients, collègues, partenaires commerciaux, employés et contacts, nous souhaiterions vous faire part d’un bref avis relatif à l’épidémie du COVID-19.

Dunnington, Bartholow & Miller s’engage à protéger la santé, la sécurité et le bien-être continus de l’ensemble de son personnel pendant que nous continuons à vous fournir des services.

Nous avons mis en place un plan d’urgence afin de pouvoir fournir à nos clients un service ininterrompu tout en travaillant à distance, comme les circonstances actuelles le justifient. Nos avocats et notre personnel continueront de répondre à vos besoins juridiques et commerciaux, à la fois en poursuivant leur travail sur les affaires en cours mais également en aidant à résoudre de nouveaux problèmes qui pourraient survenir, qu’ils soient ou non liés à l’épidémie du COVID-19.

Toutes nos pensées accompagnent ceux touchés par l’épidémie du COVID-19. Nous espérons que tous restent en sécurité et en bonne santé.

Nous demeurons à votre disposition pour toutes questions que vous pourriez avoir.

Annuncio riguardante l’emergenza COVID-19

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25 Marzo, 2020

Gentili clienti, Cari colleghi,

la presente nota è un breve annuncio riguardante il nuovo Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Dunnington, Bartholow & Miller LLP è decisa a salvaguardare la salute, la sicurezza, e il benessere del suo personale, garantendo, allo stesso tempo, servizio legale di qualità senza nessuna interruzione dell’attività.

Abbiamo sviluppato dei programmi di lavoro a distanza che ci permettono di offrire i nostri servizi in maniera continuata pur lavorando in remoto. I nostri avvocati e il nostro team continueranno a dedicare la stessa attenzione alle necessità legali e strategiche della nostra clientela, nella assistenza riguardante sia casi preesistenti che nuovi casi che dovessero sorgere in futuro.

I nostri pensieri si rivolgono a coloro i quali sono stati più colpiti dal COVID-19.  Vi auguriamo di rimanere in salute e in sicurezza in questo momento difficile.

Non esitate a contattarci per qualsivoglia dubbio dovesse sorgere con l’evolversi della situazione.

Anuncio por COVID-19

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Marzo 25 de 2020

Estimados clientes, colegas, socios comerciales, empleados y contactos, este es un breve aviso dado el reciente brote de COVID-19.

Dunnington, Bartholow & Miller está comprometido a proteger la salud, la seguridad y el bienestar continuos de todo nuestro personal, mientras continuamos brindándole servicios.

Tenemos planes de contingencia vigentes para proporcionar un servicio ininterrumpido mientras trabajamos de forma remota, según lo garanticen las condiciones. Nuestros abogados y personal continuarán respondiendo a sus necesidades legales y comerciales, ya sea para continuar trabajando en asuntos existentes o para ayudar con nuevos asuntos que puedan surgir, bien sea relacionado con el brote de COVID-19 o de otra manera.

Nuestros pensamientos están con todos aquellos actualmente afectados por el brote de COVID-19. Esperamos que todos se mantengan sanos y seguros.

Si tiene alguna pregunta o inquietud, no dude en comunicarse con nosotros.

USPTO Offers Relief to Trademark Owners and Applicants Affected by the COVID-19 Outbreak

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USPTO Offers Relief to Trademark Owners and Applicants Affected by the COVID-19 Outbreak

Amidst the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, many federal agencies are implementing measures to assist individuals and entities being affected by the pandemic. The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has taken action in order to assist trademark applicants and owners who have been affected by the outbreak. Read More