2019

What is Fair use of a Copyright?

What is Fair use of a Copyright?

[6-December-19 19:27:08]
What is Fair use of a Copyright? Fair use is a legal doctrine that promotes freedom of expression by permitting the unlicensed use of copyright-protected...
Protect your Startup with a Trademark

Protect your Startup with a Trademark

[3-December-19 19:27:34]
What Should You Trademark? Often startups have no idea what should be protected by trademark registration, since it extends far beyond just your company name....
What is a Patent?

What is a Patent?

[20-November-19 19:47:23]
A patent for an invention is a grant of property rights by the U.S. Government through the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The patent grant...
What can I patent?

What can I patent?

[4-November-19 17:23:41]
What can be patented – utility patents are provided for a new, nonobvious and useful: Process Machine Article of manufacture Composition of matter Improvement of...
Avoid Common Trademark Mistakes

Avoid Common Trademark Mistakes

[24-October-19 1:12:30]
Common mistakes to avoid: Failure to update Ownership information:  Section 8 and Section 9 documents must be filed by the current owner.  If the documents...
Who is a Joint Inventor?

Who is a Joint Inventor?

[27-September-19 14:58:40]
A joint inventor is an individual who has not only made a significant contribution to the conception of the invention, but also participated in a “collaboration or...
Profile of Women Inventors

Profile of Women Inventors

[18-September-19 15:18:33]
Major findings: The share of patents that include at least one woman as an inventor increased from about 7 percent in the 1980s to 21...