L.A. TECH & MEDIA LAW FIRM – Intellectual Property & Technology Law


Legal and Business Affairs Training
Optimized for Innovation®


Welcome to Tip-Top Startups Student where our curriculum is designed to provide high school and university students with an introduction to the fundamentals of business entrepreneurship, technology startup launch, and the legal due diligence stemming from those endeavours. 

Tip-Top Startups is perfect for students who are curious about the world of business, law and technology and want to gain exposure to introductory level discussions of topics that are certain to resurface in their professional or academic pursuits.

Through our engaging discussions and books, students will learn the fundamentals of each topic and gain the skills needed to apply them in real-world scenarios, whether for their own business ventures, or to contribute as high-value team members in small businesses, innovation departments of larger firms, and government organizations.

Founded and written by one of the top trademark and technology startup attorney in the United States, David Nima, Esq., brings a wealth of knowledge and practical experience to each topic and is passionate about sharing this information with the next generation of business leaders. 

Whether students are interested in starting their own businesses or pursuing careers in the business world, Tip-Top Startups will provide them with a solid foundation of knowledge and skills to succeed in their endeavors. Join us and start your journey towards a successful future in business!

Topics Covered: 

Business Formation for Technology Companies

Lean Tech Startup Business Planning  

Contracts for Tech Startups

Intellectual Property Basics 




Trade Secrets

Entertainment Law 


Motion Pictures

New Media 

Production Law 

Video Games and more  

The curriculum is based on David Nima’s popular business books: 

Tip-Top Startups. Legal and Business Playbook Optimized for Innovation 

Tip-Top Trademarks. Brand Protection Blueprint for Business


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Tip-Top™ Trademarks
Brand Protection Blueprint
For Business

Intellectual property is the stock-in-trade of today’s businesses, and trademarks are one of the most important types of intellectual property assets applicable to virtually every business venture. 

This book teaches how to establish trademark priority in the United States quickly, cost-effectively, and with minimal risks. Based on over 15 years of experience consulting startups on brand protection strategies. 

Topics Covered: 

– Pre-Filing Trademark Conflict Search and Preparation 

– Step-by-Step, Screen-by-Screen Trademark Application Filing Instructions. 

– Office Action Response Strategies 

– Notice of Allowance Response Strategies 

– And Much More.

Tip-Top™ Startups
Legal and Business Playbook Optimized For Innovation

The companies who make the fewest mistakes, win. That is why “Tip-Top Startups. Legal and Business Playbook Optimized for Innovation” is a must-read for entrepreneurs looking to reduce legal, market, and financial risk in early-stage technology ventures.

In this groundbreaking legal and business book, David Nima, Esq., a highly acclaimed business, entertainment, and technology lawyer based in Los Angeles, shares his expertise and insights on the best practices that reduce risk and drive success in today’s fast-paced innovation technology and startup markets worldwide.

Drawing on over 15 years of experience launching and advising some of the world’s leading technology companies on legal and business affairs strategy, “Tip-Top Startups” presents a comprehensive and practical guide to help navigate the complexities of the business behind innovation during the early stages of technology innovation, and gain an unfair advantage.

Whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur or just starting out, this best-selling book is a must-read for anyone looking to take their business to the next level. The information contained in this book is intended for general information purposes only and is not a substitute for legal advice. 

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About the Author:

Drawing on over 15 years of experience as an entrepreneur, attorney to startups, and consultant to venture capital firms, David core focus has been in technology and intellectual property law. Throughout his professional career, David has advised on over $520 million in startup transactions, consulted several companies from pre-seed to multi-million dollar exits, and regularly works with entrepreneurs and investors to provide winning strategies across the full transaction and innovation cycle, including targeting, due diligence, revenue growth, product differentiation, portfolio valuation, market analysis, and competitive barrier strategy.

David has been recognized as among the Top 30 Most Influential Digital Media and E-Commerce Law Attorneys and has appeared CBS News, ABC News, KTLA News and other mainstream outlets as an expert in the legal and business affairs of tech innovation.



The information contained in this book is intended for general information purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for legal advice.

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