When people come to talk with me about patenting their inventive idea, inevitably this question arises: “How long will it take to get a patent?” When I tell them the patent approval process will probably take close to three years, their jaws drop in surprise. “Really, it’s going to take that long Read More
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For some new businesses, protecting intellectual property is key to success. However, attorneys specializing in intellectual property law can be insanely expensive and many new entrepreneurs feel that, since they can’t afford the legal bills, they can’t move forward with their businesses.
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When individuals are struck with reputation management problems, they often think about hiring lawyers. But what happens when lawyers come under attack? It happens, and you legal eagles should be prepared to respond. Read More
Tips on when to register a business in another state is shared in this post by Nellie Akalp, CEO of CorpNet.com, on Small Business Trends! Read More
Your name is your brand, so it's important to protect it. Oh, and it's the law. Great post on how to register and protect your business name by Nellie Akalp, CEO of CorpNet.com, in Entrepreneur! Read More
If you are not quite ready to launch a new product, business or service, you may be able to use the "intent to use" trademark to reserve your future IP, and avoid saying "That Was My Idea!" Read More
If you are a sole proprietor and you have been approached by another professional for a partnership, understand the legal regulations and the benefits first. Read More
Intellectual property seems to be one of those buzzwords that we hear about every day from politicians, businessmen and scientists. Not a single day passes without the media reminding us of that intangible, ethereal category of ownership. Read More

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