Marie and Chris are here to talk about the why and how of getting a trademark for CodePen.
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- 1:40 What is a trademark and why did CodePen apply for one?
- 7:20 What does a trademark allow us to do?
- 9:40 What did a trademark cost?
- 10:40 Sponsored by An Event Apart
- 12:07 Why does it take so long?
- 15:05 Other things we’ve done to protect CodePen
- 18:00 Defending a trademark
- 18:40 ™ vs ®