What you should know about trademark name infringement Recently, I had a client who had been sent a cease and desist letter, contact me and ask if she needed to change the name of her business. She thought that because her name was registered with the Secretary of State’s office in the state in which
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ASK THE PATENT ATTORNEY Two weeks ago, I attended the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurship Summit In Atlanta, GA. As I met with several emerging entrepreneurs, repeatedly I was asked the same question over and over, “How do I know if I should pursue a patent for my idea?” My answer was always the same, “IT DEPENDS”.
Ask the Patent Attorney It is said that patent attorneys are scientist by nature. Correct! I am working with the discipline of science as well as language and law. I am the one who guides the companies or the individual inventor all the way through the necessary process to be able to gain the patent.