How do I know what to enter for goods and services?

24 October, 2018

Trademark registers require you to identify what you sell to determine the scope of your trademark. This will also help us determine which industries to monitor for copycats. You can simply start typing a description, and our tool will help you find a match against the international classification system, which is used to categorize products and services. You can also use the USPTO’s tool here.

  • GOODS, or physical products made for customers, are assigned to one or more of 34 different classes. For example, CAT FOOD is Class 31; CAT TOY is Class 28.
  • SERVICES, or activities performed for customers, are assigned to one or more of 11 different classes. For example, PET GROOMING is Class 44; PET ADOPTION is Class 45.