Coleman & MacDonald Law Office
North Shore's Intellectual Property Law Firm
Telephone: 781-922-8210    Email: info@ColemanMacDonald.com
Coleman & MacDonald Law Office
325 Central Street, Saugus, Massachusetts 01906  
Tel: 781-922-8210; Fax 781-295-2152
Email: info@ColemanMacDonald.com

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Coleman & MacDonald Law Office - Fees
Trademarks
Initial Consultation – Initial one hour consultation
No Charge
Preparation and Filing of a U.S. Trademark Registration Application for a Single Class of Goods or
Services; filing fees not included
$400
Response to Office Action – Flat fees quotes offered based on the extent of work required to draft a
response to an Office Action
$200 - $1,000
Statement of Use – preparation and filing of a Statement of Use for one class of goods/services;
filing fees not included
$250
Preparation and filing of Complaint or Answer for Trademark Opposition or Cancellation Proceeding;
filing fees not included
$200/hr.
Patents
Initial Consultation – Initial one hour consultation
No Charge
Novelty patent search – Search of U.S. and foreign patent databases to identify prior art
patents directed to the key features of an invention
$400
Novelty patent search with patentability opinion; includes opinion as to the patentability of your
invention in view of the search results
$750
Product clearance search – Search patent database for patents having claims which may prevent
you from making, using or selling a product;
Also can include expired patents identifying subject matter that is in the public domain.
$1,200 - $2,400
Call
Validity/Invalidity Search and opinion – Compares the subject matter of the claims of
a patent in  question to prior art patents and non-patent references to determine the
validity/invalidity of the patent at issue
$200/hr.
Patent Applications (filing fees not included)
 
Preparation and Filing of a Non-Provisional Application
$4,000
Preparation and Filing of a Provisional Patent Application (single embodiment)
$800 - $1,200
Preparation and Filing of a Design Patent
$400
Filing of USA National Stage Application
$500
Response to Office Action based on Instructions of Foreign Associate
$800
Patent Prosecution
 
Response to Office Action; filing fees not included
$800 - $1,600
Appeal Brief
$1,200 - $1,800
Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) Applications
 
Preparation and filing of a PCT application; filing fees not included
$4,200
Response to Office Action
$800 - $1,500
Copyrights - Attorney Fees
Initial Consultation – Initial one hour consultation
No Charge
Preparation and Filing of a U.S Copyright Registration Application for a single work of authorship;
filing fees not included
$200
Domain Name Disputes - Attorney Fees
Initial Consultation – Initial one hour consultation
No Charge
Preparation and Filing of a Complaint/Response for a domain name dispute;
Filing fees not included
$2000
Litigation - Attorney Fees
Initial Consultation – Initial one hour consultation
No Charge
Flat rates quoted for certain tasks; $200/hr. for hourly work
 
Licensing - Attorney Fees
Initial Consultation – Initial one hour consultation
No Charge
Flat rates quoted for certain tasks; $200/hr. for hourly work