Trademarks The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Trademarks en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 04 Sep 2014 19:26:00 GMT Gone in a Flash: Twitpic to Shut Down Following Dispute With Twitter The image sharing site is closing down after Twitter requested it drop its trademark application. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 19:26:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Looking to Freeze Out Others, ALS Association Wants to Trademark the 'Ice Bucket Challenge' If they succeed, the non-profit could use the registration to block other charities from capitalizing on the viral campaign. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:09:00 GMT Laura Entis Your Ideas Have No Value Get over holding onto your ideas and get out there and do something with them. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Carol Roth A Rant, and Some Suggestions What to Do, About Patent Trolls An entrepreneur devoted to innovation and protection of intellectual property lets loose about patent trolls and the patent system that enables them. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:30:00 GMT Christopher Seiwald Attorney Confession: Those Little TM and (R) Symbols Are More Important Than I Thought Nobody knows everything, even in their own field. This lawyer got herself into trademark difficulty that a few simple steps would have avoided. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:30:00 GMT Genavieve Shingle 7 Reasons Why Trademarks Are Important to Your Business Trademarks are inexpensive to obtain and grow in value as your business grows. It is never too early to trademark your brand Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Abigail Rubinstein Why Protecting Intellectual Property Is Crucial to Business Success on 5 Counts An ounce of prevention can be really worth the investment. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:00:00 GMT Darin Klemchuk Ikea Wants to Shut Down a Popular Blog, But Is it the Right Move? The clash between the furniture store and the blog underlines the difficulties of brands keeping control of their image in the Internet age. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:25:00 GMT Arjun Kharpal Will My Star-Wars Themed Product Idea Get Me Sued? Our expert discusses nuances of copyright and trademark law. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:30:00 GMT Nina Kaufman How to Triage Your Intellectual Property Needs While this protection can rack up a bill, businesses will gain certain competitive advantages in the process. Thu, 15 May 2014 22:00:00 GMT Darin Klemchuk Name That Company to Dazzling Success Peruse some fun ideas for developing a brand moniker for a startup that will translate into business fortune. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:30:00 GMT Brad Hines 3 Ways to Save When Registering Your Trademark While trademark registration can be expensive for many entrepreneurs and small business owners, there are options for tamping down costs. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:00:00 GMT Jaia Thomas How to Avoid Trademark Infringement Infringing on someone else's trademark is no laughing matter. Attorney Doug Wolf offers up advice on what entrepreneurs need to know about trademark infringement. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 13:30:00 GMT Doug Wolf Counteracting Copyright and Trademark Infringement Online Take protective measures and find out how enforcement actions can provide your businesss relief. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 18:00:00 GMT Darin Klemchuk When Entrepreneurs Should Be Concerned About Copyrighting and Trademarking Dealing with legalities like copyright and trademarks can be a confusing (and costly) matter for entrepreneurs. Our expert attorney Doug Wolf provides some insight into this gray area. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Doug Wolf When It Makes Sense to Hire a Patent Attorney While patent attorneys can be costly, they can help protect your ideas and work, which can save you money down the road. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:30:00 GMT Doug Wolf 3 Routes to Register Your Business Name Your name is your brand, so it's important to protect it. Oh, and it's the law. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:30:00 GMT Nellie Akalp Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Doug Wolf. Attorney Doug Wolf wants to answer your big startup questions about trademarks, copyright, due diligence and working with venture groups. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 14:30:00 GMT Andrea Huspeni What Sochi Can Teach Us About Trademarks When it was announced that Sochi would be the home of the 2014 Olympics, the International Olympic Committee jumped into motion, filing numerous trademark applications to protect the Olympic brand. While your startup doesn't have the global presence of the Olympics, here are some tips on how to protect your brand. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:30:00 GMT Anderson Duff Keeping Your Intellectual Property Safe and Sound Whether they know it or not, almost all startups possess some sort of intellectual property. Here are a few ways to protect these IP secrets. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 15:30:00 GMT Mary Juetten