Samsung\’s Use of Hope for Children – Partially Cancelled by United States Patent and Trademark Office, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board

Hope for Children Foundation,’ a 501(c)3 not for profit children’s charity organization founded for the benefit of abused children,has prevailed in part, in its lawsuit against Samsung Electronics Co, Ltd. Cancellation Number 9205811 in the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Samsung, Respondent, is a Korean-based company, and used part of its name Hope for Children, as part of an overall marketing scheme.

Hope for Children Foundation,’ as the Petitioner, reclaimed its name in the Trademark Office in an Order datedas mailed 1/25/2017. The U.S. Trademark Appeals Board Order concluded:  “The petition for cancellation is sustained on the ground of likelihood of confusion in connection with Respondent’s International Class 36 services. Registration No. 4132441 shall be partially cancelled in due course.”‘Hope for Children Foundation,’ is steadfast in its resolve to defend its name, mission and purpose in the face of all unjust opposition.

On behalf of the children and adults served by ‘Hope for Children Foundation’s’ board of directors, staff, volunteers and supporters, a huge THANK YOU is extended to you for ongoing support and involvement.Thank you for helping vulnerable, innocent,and precious children! All children deserve to be loved, nurtured, and cared for daily!

Every year more than 3.6 million referrals are made to child protection agencies involving more than 6.6 million children in the United States. Together, with your support, child abuse issues can be brought to the attention of tens of thousands more stakeholders who have the capacity to work together toward protecting all children in this nation.

About Hope for Children Foundation

Hope for Children Foundation,’is anacknowledged leader in America working diligently to provide a better and safer environment for children, their family, and you.  Since 1998, its staff and volunteers have helped sexually and physically abused children in Texas and throughout the nation by facilitating widespread access to legal, medical, and mental health experts intended for appropriate resources to be made available to victims and their families. Its staff, board of directors, volunteers, and supporters are working carefully to create a cultural safety net for children at risk through extensive awareness campaigns, education, training, job preparation, and public/private resources.

‘Hope for Children Foundation’ educates the general public, families, federal and state first responders by identifying and filling critical voids that threaten the well-being of children who are at risk of falling through the cracks of the legal system.Living an abuse-free life is more than a hope or a dream – it is a child’s right. 

The training programs significantly impact people in each state of this nation and in 41 other countries through the power of the Internet. ‘Hope for Children Foundation’training videos are posted on its Web site and are free to access. The online video presence is intended to help train citizens throughout the nation about taking steps to better protect children and adults, especially since child abuse is everyone’s business. See this link for training videos:

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Company Name: Non Profit (Hope for Children Foundation)
Contact Person: Patricia L. Hope Kirby
Phone: (214) 382-4673
Address:4925 Greenville Ave. Suite 200
City: Dallas
State: Texax
Country: United States