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Copyright & Trademark

The works you create may very well be protected by copyrights. In fact your most important assets may be your copyrights and trademarks.

We have extensive experience protecting our client’s copyrights and helping our clients acquire the copyrights of others. Here are some of the ways in which we help our clients:

  • Registration and filing against copyright registrations
  • Enforcement of copyrights including for example getting others to cease and desist
  • Acquiring and licensing copyrights
  • Resolving disputes involving copyright
  • Clearing rights in copyright owned by others
  • Copyright portfolio management
  • Fair use and First Amendment evaluations
  • Public domain determinations
  • E&O insurance

Your trademark distinguishes your business from other businesses. It’s how you brand your products and services. We have many years of experience in helping clients select and protect their trademarks.

Here are some the services we provide to clients in the area of trademarks, service marks, trade names, and branding:  

  • Evaluations of potential marks, including searches for availability of trademarks and advising clients in the selection of trademarks
  • Applications and registration of trademarks
  • Enforcement of trademark rights and trademark disputes
  • Trademark protection and development programs
  • Client training in best practices in trademark usage
  • Oppositions and cancellations
  • Sending and responding to cease and desist notices
  • Trademark licenses and other transactions involving trademarks
  • Domain name protection
  • Trademark portfolio management