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


Legal and Business Affairs Training
Optimized for Innovation®

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At Tip-Top Startups Academy, we recognize that military veterans bring a unique set of skills and experiences to the business world. That’s why we’re dedicated to helping entrepreneurial veterans succeed by providing them with the traditional and cutting-edge best practices for business launch, enterprise, and innovation in today’s markets.

Our program is designed to support veterans as they transition from military service to entrepreneurship. Through our curriculum, veterans will gain working knowledge of the skills, perspectives, and proficiencies needed to launch their own businesses or contribute as high-value employees and freelancers in a range of fields, including marketing, business development, technology, and more.

At Tip-Top Startups Academy, we are committed to empowering veterans with the knowledge and tools needed to achieve success in the business world. 

By supplementing the leadership, discipline, and adaptability gained through military service with legal and business affairs due diligence training, our program helps our nation’s veterans turn their duty of service into an entrepreneurial advantage.

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 program 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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