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The Different Types of Trademarks

If your reading this you probably have an interest in Trademarks and have a general sense of what one is, but for those of  you who don’t know, a trademark is a distinctive word, phrase, logo, symbol , slogan or ...
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What are Royalties and How Do I Get Them?

Royalties are the monies paid to an inventor or creator every time their creation is sold or used.  Royalties can be collected in any type of industry:  print royalties, mechanical royalties, music royalties, and patent and trademark royalties.  The money ...
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Trademark Opposition: What You Need to Know

A trademark opposition is a legal challenge to the right to register a particular trademark, which is instituted by filing a notice of opposition with the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (Board). The notice of opposition must be filed within ...
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Do I Need to Patent, Copyright, or Trademark My Idea?

As Thomas Edison said, “to invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.”  Intellectual property has been a major catalyst of progress for American society and economics.  Current intellectual property law originated out of the early patent ...
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