37 CFR 7.29: Effect of replacement on U.S. registration

Taken from the USPTO's TM Federal Statutes and Rules, Last Revised in January 2018

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§7.29    Effect of replacement on U.S. registration.

A U.S. registration that has been replaced by a registered extension of protection under section 74 of the Act and § 7.28 will remain in force, unless cancelled, expired or surrendered, as long as:

  • (a) The owner of the replaced U.S. registration continues to file affidavits or declarations of use in commerce or excusable nonuse under section 8 of the Act; and
  • (b) The replaced U.S. registration is renewed under section 9 of the Act.

[Added 68 FR 55748, Sept. 26, 2003, effective Nov. 2, 2003]