Trademark. Trademark Registration.

Trademark Registration. Trademark. Why is it that some clients don’t take the protection of their trademarks seriously….regardless of how insistent I am that they should? I have registered many, many trademarks for many clients. Once they receive their...

Contracts. Agreements.

UNDERSTAND Those Agreements BEFORE Signing. I can’t tell you how many times I have warned people about signing a contract without complete understanding of the terms. Unfortunately, people still make the same mistakes over and over by signing contracts that are not in...

Fair Use. Take-down. Copyright.

Fair Use. Take-down. Copyright. Is it Fair Use? Section 512(c)(3)(A)(v) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act requires that copyright holders consider, whether content that is perceived as potentially infringing is fair use before they issue a take-down notice. A...

USPTO Search. Patent Office. Trademarks. ABA.

USPTO Search. Patent Office. Trademarks. ABA. The ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law and the United States Patent and Trademark Office announced that they are teaming up to offer the 3rd Annual Trademark Day: Behind the Scenes at the USPTO. The day is filled...

Terms. YouTube.

 Terms and Conditions.  Terms of Use. Read it and understand it BEFORE you sign it, OR pay the price. Reading Terms and Conditions or Terms of Use or Terms of Service is quickly becoming the foundation for many social media related lawsuits.  I am constantly blogging...