Getting a trademark license is the legal equivalent to getting a domain name. That’s why last year there were around 500,000 applications to register, because it is a way to protect your brand.
Most people don’t know that when their applications are in the registration process, their information becomes publicly available. Scammers devised a way to collect this information and request payment for a service they will not provide. They usually call, send letters in the mail, or request information through email, but these scammers are becoming more and more skilled