Section 44 applications

What is Section 44 applications?

Section 44 applications meaning in Property terms is

(foreign application or foreign registration basis)

an application filed under the basis provided for in Trademark Act Section 44(d), 15 U.S.C. §1126(d) (based on a pending foreign application), or in Section 44(e), 15 U.S.C. §1126(e) (based on a foreign registration), for the same mark and the same goods/services in your U.S. application. Typically, this filing basis is used when an applicant is not located in the United States.   


reference: Glossary – United States Patent and Trademark Office