Are you ready?
How exciting? You’re minding your own business and then, it hits you! Your “aha” moment. I’m referring to that moment when you realize that you’ve come up with a better way to do something. You have figured out a way to make it easier! Great! Then, you call your favorite patent attorney to tell me the […]
You know what they say about assumptions, right? You make an #$@.. You get my point! Well, keep reading so you don’t make assumptions that can jeopardize your patent, trademark or copyright rights. First, there’s no percent rule! Congratulations on your invention but never ask a patent attorney, what percent you need to change an invention […]
7 Trademark Tips Entrepreneurs Need to Consider
You know what they say about assumptions, right? Too often, people make assumptions about patents, trademarks, copyright. Intellectual property (IP) is divided into three types, patents, trademarks and copyrights. First, patents protect inventions. Trademarks protect the names of those inventions. Copyrights protect written materials. Be certain that when you are consulting with an attorney […]
HELLO 2020! Happy New Year! Have you set your intellectual property resolutions? That’s right! Add intellectual property to your 2020 goals…Protection? Enforcement? Policing? What will you accomplish this year?
Are you prioritizing the wrong things in your business? We are all given 24 hours in a day. People often ask entrepreneurs how they accomplish so much in one day. It sounds cliche but it’s simple. Successful entrepreneurs prioritize their time. If you are not setting daily realistic goals during the day, you could be […]
HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Tis the season to be jolly…because you reached your 2019 goals! Congratulations. Many of you contacted us in January and we reviewed your intellectual property and outlined goals for the year. You did it! Now, the fun begins. It’s time to police your patents, trademarks and copyrights. If you didn’t reach your […]
Having a trademark attorney by your side can prevent you from getting into a legal conflict with other trademark owners. Your attorney can research for you and ensure your trademark doesn’t infringe on other trademark rights BEFORE you invest money in a brand that will have issues. If you are accused of trademark infringement, it […]
Congratulations! You provide a service or have a product and now you’re ready to protect your brand. You’ve heard people mention to you that you should trademark your brand but you’re not exactly sure what protection the trademark will give you and what even qualifies as a trademark. That uncertainty is a critical reason why […]