Intellectual Property Law Blog

What is trademark infringement?

If you have a good or service, you want a way for new customers and existing ones to easily identify your business. After all, while other companies perform the same function, yours does it better. While you can certainly distinguish your organization with a unique...

How does the patent process work?

Seeking a United States patent can be complex. Understanding the process and the fees before moving forward can help you avoid pitfalls.  Explore an overview before filing an application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  Determine patentability  If a printed...

Why should you register your trademark?

Whether you are just starting a new business or you help run a larger corporation, you know firsthand how important marks are to your company's success. When developing a new company, item or store, it is critical to design a mark that will help people identify your...

Do you need a patent?

As an inventor or innovator, your creations are your bread and butter. The idea that someone else could steal your ideas is naturally upsetting. That is why there are laws that help you to protect what you invent or create. Intellectual property laws include patents,...