Sec. 2.47. Supplemental Register.

  1. (a) In an application to register on the Supplemental Register under section 23 of the Act, the application shall so indicate and shall specify that the mark has been in use in commerce.
  2. (b) In an application to register on the Supplemental Register under section 44 of the Act, the application shall so indicate. The statement of lawful use in commerce may be omitted.
  3. (c) An application under section 66(a) of the Act is not eligible for registration on the Supplemental Register.
  4. (d) A mark in an application to register on the Principal Register under section 1(b) of the Act is eligible for registration on the Supplemental Register only after an acceptable amendment to allege use under 2.76 or statement of use under 2.88 has been timely filed.
  5. (e) An application for registration on the Supplemental Register must conform to the requirements for registration on the Principal Register under section 1(a) of the Act, so far as applicable.