David Sharifi

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  • International Trademark Protection Under Madrid System

    When entrepreneurs, tech startups, and small business seek to protect their trademarks, brand, or logos, the option of filing through the Madrid System may arise. The Madrid System is an international system of trademark registration, administered by the International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) a special agency formed under the designation of […]

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    Federal Trademark Notice of Allowance, Legal Requirements and Formalities

    During the Intent to Use trademark application process in the USPTO, after the examiner has approved an application for publication, and no oppositions or extensions of time to oppose has been filed, a Trademark Notice of Allowance will issue, approving the trademark for registration provided additional formalities are timely met. In other words, the mark […]

  • Technology Startup Website Copyright Registration Strategies

    Website copyright registration for technology startups can take many forms according to the predominant copyrightable content. Owners of Technology startup websites, like websites of other companies, sometimes require legal protection including website copyright registration, patent filing and protection, and trademark protection among other types of intellectual property barrier strategies.  When any text, images, video, graphics, […]