Friday, June 16, 2017

Scam using the name “Patent and Trademark Resource Center, LLC.”

“Patent &Trademark Resource Center, LLC.”
The site — at — mimics the USPTO site, uses a “.us” upper level domain, and is replete with typos.  The same source has also reputedly sent out mailings.

This year another scam using “Patent & Trademark Resource Center” already appears on USPTO’s Non-USPTO Solicitations page.  Please visit this page to learn about this and other scams.
Please be caution your customers that some solicitations call themselves PTRCs.
Please visit the PTRC webpage to learn about the legitimate purposes of PTRCs:

If you or one of your customers comes across deceptive solicitations, please also alert USPTO by sending an email to and include copies of the notice and the envelope it came in.