In a previous post I discussed the legal protection of confidential business ideas and how to think about intellectual property protection for startups at the idea stage. Strategic development and protection of intellectual property protection is a means to an end, and that end is a protectable competitive barrier strategy. Protecting your turf in business […]
Wite-out®. Post-its®. Sliced bread. Great ideas can strike in flash, but can these ideas alone be legally protected? What are the best practices for legally protecting confidential ideas for entrepreneurs, inventors, and other innovators who must balance intellectual property protection rights with disclosure requirements to potential co-founders, investors, strategic partners and ultimately, the public? By […]
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We defined trademarks as a “source identifier” related to a product or service provided in the marketplace, and operate quite differently than copyright protection for start up businesses and content producers. Trademarks can be words, phrases, symbols, and/or designs used to distinguish the products of one person or company from those of another. Copyrights, on […]