Category: Intellectual property attorney

Four Types of Intellectual Property

There are close to 28 million small businesses in the U.S., each with a product of service to offer. With that comes the risk of intellectual property and patent infringements from competitors or other business owners. Understanding the four types of intellectual property can save you thousands of dollars in start-up costs and legal fees.

Trademark

A trademark will protect your brand. It is vital to protect your trademark; in most cases a trademark attorney or trademark law firm can assist you in registering your trademark at inception of your business.

Trade Secrets

Formulas (think soft drinks), new inventions, and secured information are considered trade secrets and are protected under intellectual property law statutes. Trade secret infringement,or misappropriation occurs when a competitor or other entity acquires a trade secret,or discloses a trade secret without consent. If for any reason you or your business is accused of misappropriation,

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