News and Articles About Intellectual Property
BY Kirby DrakeThere were big changes last year to who acquires protection. Here are answers to four common questions.
BY Erik TelfordSome argue you can't patent an idea, but if IP laws didn't exist, would you even be in business?
BY Nina KaufmanAn innovator wonders if her ideas could generate a profit or a lawsuit. Ask Entrepreneur's legal expert answers, pointing out red flags that could keep the green out of reach.
BY Stephen KeyNo matter how much 'you know you want it,' chances are your business idea is not original. Here's what you can do to stay out of legal trouble.
BY Ashley LeeFollow these expert tips for naming your startup and protecting your brand from trademark infringement.
BY Coeli CarrIn the IP wars, you have to figure out if a potential violation is worth the penalties you might pay.
BY Scott ShaneThe America Invents Act, which went into effect March 16, has changed the process for patenting. These developments might not help entrepreneurs after all. Here's why.
BY Amy GahranWhat you need to know if your company offers complimentary Wi-Fi to customers.