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Can I Hire An IP Lawyer From Any State?
Intellectual property (IP) attorneys work to protect trademarks, patents, copyrights, and trade secrets. Clients often need a lawyer to help prepare documents, or for counsel in what are often highly technical matters. One question those who need guidance with intellectual property matters often ask is, "Can I hire an IP lawyer from any state?" War IP Law PLLC provides legal guidance to clients in any state in what can often be a very complex area of the law. You may [...]
Does Trademark Engine Work?
Intellectual property management, trying to register a trademark, and preparing a trademark application can be pretty overwhelming. For some people, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is only for inventors who want to protect inventions from unfair competition. This is not the case. Since a wide range of things are eligible for patent or trademark protection, the USPTO could be relevant to you. If you wish to know more about intellectual property laws or what constitutes trademarks, [...]
What To Do When You Receive A Trademark Cease And Desist Letter
Seeking trademark registration is a way to legally protect the logo or brand name of a company or business venture. When a trademark registration is obtained through the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), there are certain protections afforded to the registrant. Among these protections is the exclusive right to use the trademarked property. As such, if a trademark registrant finds another individual or business infringing on their legal rights to exclusivity, it is well within their rights to [...]
Pros & Cons: Principal Register vs. Supplemental Register
Trademark registration is integral to protecting one’s intellectual property (IP). As such, countless companies, creatives, and inventors have sought trademark protection for their brand names and logos. In many cases, trademarks work in tandem with other protections, such as copyright or patents. For some businesses, however, trademark registration is the first step to comprehensive IP protection. Therefore, understanding the differences between the Principal Register and the Supplemental Register is critical. Whether you are a company or an individual in the [...]