Quote Originally Posted by Polenth View Post
Though I'd note it doesn't mean the trademark is about to be cancelled at any moment. All it means is it's pending all the legal stuff. She still has until the deadline to respond to the challenge. If she doesn't, it's toast. If she does, this could drag on for some time. I doubt she'll simply back down, given her previous behaviour. But whether she'll file the needed paperwork on time is another matter.
My guess is she's going to find out that this sort of thing is quite expensive and not really something a lay person can do alone. If she does get a lawyer, my guess is they'll advise it's in her best interest not to continue.

So, I think it will end reasonably quickly.