Apple Files for "iPad mini" Trademark in the US
On October 23, Apple introduced the iPad mini to the world. The new iPad mini is a completely new iPad design that is 23 percent thinner and 53 percent lighter than the third generation iPad. Two days after its official launch, Apple filed for the iPad mini trademark in Europe and Canada. Today, the US Patent & Trademark Office officially published Apple's US filing for the trademark under application 85780375.
Apple's Trademark Specimen
Apple officially filed their trademark under International Class 009 which covers the following: handheld mobile digital electronic device comprising a tablet computer, electronic book and periodical reader, digital audio and video player, camera, electronic personal organizer, personal digital assistant, electronic calendar, and mapping and global positioning system (GPS) device, and capable of providing access to the Internet and sending, receiving, and storing messages and other data.
Apple asserts a claim of priority based on Jamaican application number 60891, filed 08/02/2012.
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