(a) The registration of a mark under this chapter expires on the fifth anniversary
of the date of registration.
(b) The registration of a mark under this chapter may be renewed for an additional
five-year term by filing a renewal application in the manner prescribed by the secretary
of state and paying a renewal fee not earlier than the 180th day before the date the
(c) An application for renewal under this chapter, whether of a registration made
under this chapter, or a registration that took effect under a predecessor statute,
(1) a verified statement stating that the mark has been and is still in use in this
(2) a specimen of the mark, as actually used on or in connection with the goods or
(d) A mark for which a registration was in effect on August 31, 2012, continues in
effect for the unexpired term of the registration and may be renewed by complying
with the requirements for renewal under this section.
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