Why You Should Watermark Your Photos **Attorney Advertising**

As a business owner, photographer, or creator, you know that protecting your copyrighted materials is essential. You may have heard of watermarking your photos as a way to protect against theft, but what exactly is it and how does it work? Let’s take a look at the benefits of watermarking photos. What Is Watermarking? Watermarking […]

Design Patent Guide

What is a design patent?  Design patents are a type of intellectual property protection used to protect a product’s ornamental or decorative aspects. They are granted by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). They are intended to protect the unique appearance of a product rather than the functional aspects of the design. To be […]

Tattoos, Copyright, and You **Attorney Advertising**

You’re probably familiar with the concept of copyright protection. After all, it’s the reason you can’t just right click on an image in a Google search and upload it to your own site. But did you know that tattoos can also be protected by copyright law? That’s right—if you’ve got a tattoo that was created […]

Can Trade Secrets be Sold or Licensed? **Attorney Advertising**

Trade secrets are a type of intellectual property that can provide a competitive advantage to a business. Unlike patents and copyrights, trade secrets are not registered with the government and are instead kept secret by the owner of the information. But can trade secrets be sold or licensed? The answer is yes, but there are […]

What Is Intellectual Property? **Attorney Advertising**

Intellectual property, also called IP, refers to the works that come from an individual’s creative mind. Intellectual property can include artwork, literary pieces, musical compositions, inventions, and other unique works generated by the mind of an individual. Intellectual property can be protected by law in a variety of ways, thus allowing the creator to financially […]

What Physicians Should Know About Patents **Attorney Advertising**

Many physicians are surprised to learn that the methods or improvements they’ve developed while seeing patients or running their medical practices may be patentable. For example, a doctor may have developed a stronger suture or a gentle-glide catheter that offers more comfort for patients. These improvements to existing products, if they are truly new and […]